Definition of repand in English:

repand

adjective

Botany
  • Especially of a leaf: having a weakly sinuate margin; slightly wavy.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in James Lee (1715–1795), nurseryman. From scientific Latin repandus, specifically use of classical Latin repandus spread out, flattened back from re- + pandus arched, bowed. Compare slightly earlier repanded.

Pronunciation

repand

/rɪˈpand/