semipennate

(redirected from demipenniform)

sem·i·pen·nate

(sem'ē-pen'āt), [TA]
1. Having a feather arrangement on one side; resembling one-half of a feather. 2. Denoting certain muscles with fibers running at an acute angle from one side of a tendon.
Synonym(s): unipennate ☆ , demipenniform

sem·i·pen·nate

(sem'ē-pen'āt) [TA]
Having a feather arrangement on one side; resembling one half of a feather.