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Pinkster flower
pinkstern
pinky
pinna
Pinnace
Pinnacle
Pinnacled
Pinnacles National Monument
Pinnacling
pinnae
Pinnage
Pinnate
pinnate leaf
pinnate-leafed
pinnate-leaved
pinnated
Pinnated grouse
pinnately
Pinnatifid
Pinnatilobate
Pinnatiped
pinnatisect
Pinned
Pinner
Pinnet

Pinnas definitions

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Pinna Pin"na, n.; pl. Pinn[ae], E. Pinnas. [L., a feather.] 1. (Bot.) (a) A leaflet of a pinnate leaf. See Illust. of Bipinnate leaf, under Bipinnate. (b) One of the primary divisions of a decompound leaf. 2. (Zo["o]l.) One of the divisions of a pinnate part or organ. 3. [L. pinna, akin to Gr. ?.] (Zo["o]l.) Any species of Pinna, a genus of large bivalve mollusks found in all warm seas. The byssus consists of a large number of long, silky fibers, which have been used in manufacturing woven fabrics, as a curiosity. 4. (Anat.) The auricle of the ear. See Ear.




 


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