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[[Category:Glossary]]<br>
 
[[Category:Glossary]]<br>
  
1. the stem or petiole-like central axis of a pinnately compound leaf, connecting the petiolules to the petiole<br>
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1. the [[stem]] or [[petiole]]-like central axis of a [[pinnate]]ly [[compound]] leaf, connecting the [[petiolule]]s to the [[petiole]].<br>
 
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2. portion of [[pinnate]] leaf to which [[leaflets]] are attached.<br><br>
2. portion of pinnate leaf to which leaflets are attached<br>
 
  
 
http://hcs.osu.edu/images/cd0238/202/cd0238-83.jpeg<br><br>
 
http://hcs.osu.edu/images/cd0238/202/cd0238-83.jpeg<br><br>
 
http://hcs.osu.edu/images/cd0237/202/cd0237-25.jpeg<br><br>
 
http://hcs.osu.edu/images/cd0237/202/cd0237-25.jpeg<br><br>
 
http://www.imagedeliverysystems.com/hyperbooks/Wetland%20Science%20Institute/page%20elements/glossaryILL/rachis.JPG<br>
 
The Rachis is clearly shown in this drawing.<br>
 
Source:http://www.imagedeliverysystems.com/hyperbooks/Wetland%20Science%20Institute/glossary_q_z.html<br>
 

Latest revision as of 13:34, 23 September 2008


1. the stem or petiole-like central axis of a pinnately compound leaf, connecting the petiolules to the petiole.
2. portion of pinnate leaf to which leaflets are attached.

cd0238-83.jpeg

cd0237-25.jpeg