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Definition of margin

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Definition as written by talinum:

The edge of a leaf. Some examples are:
entire - smooth
serrate - sawtoothed, pointing forward
dentate - leaf points perpendicular to margin
crenate - rounded teeth
incised - cut by sharp and irregular incisions
sinuate - strongly wavy
undulate - wavy

Knowing these will help in identifying plants.


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