nervation

nervation
/nerr vay"sheuhn/, n.
venation.
Also, nervature /nerr"veuh choor', -cheuhr/.
[1715-25; NERVE + -ATION]

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  • nervation — [ nɛrvasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1800; de nerf « nervure » ♦ Bot., zool. Disposition des nervures d une feuille, d une aile d insecte. La forme de la feuille dépend de sa nervation. ● nervation nom féminin Disposition des nervures dans une feuille ou dans l …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Nervation — Ner*va tion (n[ e]r*v[=a] sh[u^]n), n. The arrangement of nerves and veins, especially those of leaves; neuration. [1913 Webster] The outlines of the fronds of ferns, and their nervation, are frail characters if employed alone for the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • nervation — noun A pattern of nerves, e.g. as seen on a leaf His parchment skin earily displayed a bloodred nervation Syn: venation See Also: nerved, nerveless, nervure …   Wiktionary

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  • nervation — (nèr va sion) s. f. 1°   Terme de botanique. Ensemble des nervures d une feuille. 2°   Terme de vétérinaire. Synonyme de névrotomie. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Voy. nervure …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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