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Found Adaxial 6 times.

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1. Adaxial
Facing towards the axis. Compare abaxial .

2. Bifacial
Of leaves, flat or channelled with distinct adaxial and abaxial surfaces.

3. Equitant
Of leaves, folded in half along the midline so that the adaxial surface disappears, and overlapping the edges of a similarly folded leaf on the opposite side of the stem.

4. Incurved
Bent or curved inwards or upwards; of leaf margins, curved towards the adaxial surface.

5. Involute
Rolled inwards; of a leaf, with the margins rolled towards the adaxial surface.

6. Ligule
A strap-shaped structure; a membranous or hairy appendage on the adaxial surface of a leaf, especially in grasses, at the junction between sheath and blade.

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