Definition of multifoliolate in English:

multifoliolate

adjective

Botany
rare
  • Of a leaf: having many (more than 7 or 9) leaflets. Of a plant: characterized by such leaves; multifoliate.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Macgillivray (1796–1852), ornithologist and natural historian. From multi- + foliole + -ate, after French multifoliolées, plural.

Pronunciation

multifoliolate

/ˌmʌltɪˈfəʊlɪələt/