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Nervure   Listen
noun
Nervure  n.  
1.
(Bot.) One of the nerves of leaves.
2.
(Zool.) One of the chitinous supports, or veins, in the wings of insects.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Nervure" Quotes from Famous Books



... and inner margins nearly equal, about two-thirds the length of the anterior. Costal nervure two-thirds the entire length of the wing; subcostal nervule slightly deflected towards the end of the cell, throwing off its first nervule at about one-third of its length, the second about the middle of its course, the space between the origins of the second and third ...
— Discoveries in Australia, Volume 1. • J Lort Stokes

... Marginal nervure or vein: in Orthoptera, costa (Comst.): in Hymenoptera (Norton) radius 3 (Comst.): in general, the vein forming the ...
— Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology • John. B. Smith



Words linked to "Nervure" :   vein, midvein, fibrovascular bundle, midrib, vascular bundle, vascular strand



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