Definition of pinnately in US English:



  • See pinnate

    • ‘The discs are in their turn pinnately arranged around an axis.’
    • ‘The plant has 45 cm high clustered leafy stems with pinnately arranged pale green lance-shaped leaflets obliquely banded with pure white.’
    • ‘Trichopitys lacks the short-shoot, long-shoot morphology and its ovules are born in pinnately branched systems that develop in the axils of leaves.’
    • ‘Each sporangial complex is born on a branch system that dichotomizes twice, with each resulting branch tip branching pinnately and ending in a sporangium.’