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cre·nate

, crenated (krē'nāt, -nā-ted),
Indented; denoting the outline of a shriveled red blood cell, as observed in a hypertonic solution.
See also: crenocyte.
[L. crena, a notch]

crenate

(krē′nāt′) also

crenated

(-nā′tĭd)
adj.
Having a margin with low, rounded or scalloped projections: a crenate leaf.

cre′nate′ly adv.

cre·nate

, crenated (krē'nāt, -nā-ted)
Indented; denoting the outline of a shriveled red blood cell, as observed in a hypertonic solution.
[L. crena, a notch]

crenate

(of plant leaves) having a notched edge.

crenate, crenated

scalloped or notched.
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LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 1/2" long and 1/4" wide, elliptic or oval shape, crenate to serrulate margins, ALTERNATE arrangement.
The leaf margin is always toothed, with generally crenate or
some species of the subgenus Milligania, with its ovate, crenate,
Margin: (0) serrate; (1) crenate, or dentate, with one order of teeth; (2) dentate in two orders; (3) dentate in three or more orders; (4) dentate with secondary akroteria as broad, first-order teeth, the margins of which bear higher-order akroteria that resemble teeth in venation but lack sinuses; thus the margin of the broad, first-order teeth is essentially repand; (5) entire.
LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 1/2" to 3/4" long and half as wide, oval or elliptic shape with crenate or serrulate margins.
LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 3/4" to 1" long and half as wide, oval or elliptic shape with crenate or serrulate margins, cupped (convex).
and characterized essentially by an entirely yellow-orange corolla with well-developed, divergent, rounded latero-posterior lobes, lanceolate leaves with a narrowed base and crenate solely in the upper two-thirds, and an indumentum of the stems and vegetative leaves consisting of long, branched, flexible hairs.
Leaves deeply crenate as far as the base and subamplexicaul, with an oblong to subtriangular lamina (broader at the base), separate the African T.
LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 3" to 4" long and half as wide, obovate to elliptic shape with crenate margins.
LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 2" to 3" long and wide, broad oval shape with cordate base and crenate margins.
LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 3" to 5" long and broad, broadly ovate with 5 lobes, deeply cut, crenate margins.
LEAF DESCRIPTION: SIMPLE, 4" to 6" long and 1 1/2" to 4" wide, distinctly obovate in outline, crenate to dentate, usually shallowly lobed.