Definition of Palmate. Meaning of Palmate. Synonyms of Palmate

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Definition of Palmate

palmate
Ricinoleate Ric`in*o"le*ate, n. (Chem.) A salt of ricinoleic acid; -- formerly called palmate.
Palmate
Palmate Pal"mate, n. (Chem.) A salt of palmic acid; a ricinoleate. [Obsoles.]
Palmate
Palmate Pal"mate, Palmated Pal"ma*ted, a. [L. palmatus marked with the palm of a hand, from palma the palm of the hand.] 1. Having the shape of the hand; resembling a hand with the fingers spread. 2. (Bot.) Spreading from the apex of a petiole, as the divisions of a leaf, or leaflets, so as to resemble the hand with outspread fingers. --Gray. 3. (Zo["o]l.) (a) Having the anterior toes united by a web, as in most swimming birds; webbed. See Illust. (i) under Aves. (b) Having the distal portion broad, flat, and more or less divided into lobes; -- said of certain corals, antlers, etc.

Meaning of Palmate from wikipedia

- finger-like leaflets. Mucronate, Answers.com, from Roget's Thesaurus. "palmate (adj. palmately)". GardenWeb Glossary of Botanical Terms. Archived from the original...
- preserved as subtypes; e.g., palmate-acrodromous (see National Park Service Leaf Guide). Palmate, Palmate-netted, palmate-veined, fan-veined Several main...
- The palmate newt (Lissotriton helveticus) is a species of newt found in most of Western Europe, including Great Britain. It is protected by law in all...
- Palmitic acid, or hexadecanoic acid in IUPAC nomenclature, is the most common saturated fatty acid found in animals, plants and microorganisms. Its chemical...
- common maple species in Europe. The maples usually have easily recognizable palmate leaves (Acer negundo is an exception) and distinctive winged fruits. The...
- Acer palmatum, commonly known as ****anese maple, palmate maple, or smooth ****anese maple (****anese: irohamomiji, イロハモミジ, or momiji, 紅葉), is a species...
- smooth newts living by the Tate Modern, and common frogs, common toads, palmate newts and great crested newts. On the other hand, native reptiles such...
- The palmate sea fan (Leptogorgia palma) is a species of gorgonian sea fan in the family Gorgoniidae. This fan grows up to 2m in total height and is bright...
- loose ground such as mud. The webbed or palmated feet of birds can be categorized into several types: Palmate: only the anterior digits (2–4) are joined...
- main cl****es of compound leaf morphology are palmate and pinnate. For example, a hemp plant has palmate compound leaves, whereas some species of Acacia...
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