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A Grammatical Dictionary of Botanical Latin

 
brachiatus,-a,-um (adj.A): brachiate, “when branches spread, at nearly right angles, alternately in opposite directions” (Lindley); having boughs or branches like arms; “with spreading branches suggesting arms” (Fernald 1950); “when branches spread and widely diverge” (Jackson); having decussate branches provided with arms; with divaricate, alternate branches; “having widely spreading branches arranged in alternating pairs” as the Maple (WIII); in zoology, having arms; see branched; see decussatus,-a,-um (part.A);

- stigma interdum didymum v. 2-partitum v. brachiis 2 (B&H), the stigma sometimes paired or 2-parted or with two arms.

- columna longe 2-brachiata, the column long-2-armed.

- stigma transversum, saepius 2-brachiatum (B&H), stigma transverse, more often 2-armed.

 

A work in progress, presently with preliminary A through R, and S, and with S (in part) through Z essentially completed.
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