Crenulate

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Crenulate Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    crenulate adj : having a margin with small rounded teeth; "a crenulate leaf" [syn: crenulated]
Crenulate Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Crenulate \Cren"u*late\ (kr?n"?-l?t), Crenulated \Cren"u*la`ted\ (-l?`t?d), a. [Dim. of crenate.] (Bot.) Minutely crenate.
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Biologists that study plant morphology use a number of different terms to describe plant organs and parts that can be observed with the human eye using no more than a hand held magnifying lens. These terms are used to identify and classify plants.

Duration of individual plant lives are described using these terms:

Roots generally do not offer many characters used in plant identification and classification but are important in determining plant duration though in some groups they very important for proper identification including the grasses.

Leaf Parts: — A complete leaf is composed of a blade, petiole and stipules and in many plants one or more might be lacking or highly modified.

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