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Antonyms for abaxially

in an abaxial manner


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Inflorescence raceme umbel-like, 6-8 flowered; peduncle subglabrous; peduncle subglabrous; Pedicel 1.2-1.5 cm long, abaxially thickly tomentose and sparsely pubescent.
Pleural furrow weakly defined abaxially, becoming prominent at the transition to a fulcrum, then gradually fading adaxially.
Pattern 2--projection on the adaxial face and abaxially round and protruding (Fig.
Surface is smooth adaxially and abaxially, and mostly VBs are small.
Lamina of larger leaves 19-28.3 cm long, 10-16 cm wide, broadly elliptical or obovate, cuneate or rounded at base, flat or slightly revolute at margin, broadly obtuse or rounded and usually abruptly short-acuminate or apiculate at apex, adaxially glabrate at maturity except often appressed-tomentose on midrib and lateral veins near base, abaxially densely and persistently tomentose with the hairs T-shaped with the long crosspiece straight or sinuous, apparently eglandular, the principal lateral veins 10-13 on each side of midrib, very prominent abaxially and sunken adaxially in dried leaves; petiole 9-14 mm long, densely and persistently appressed-tomentose or sericeous, eglandular; stipules 1.5-3 mm long.
Young stems and abaxial foliar surfaces with well developed, 0.2-1 mm long, wooly, dendritic, rusty brown hairs with well developed axis and moderate number of terete short to moderately long arms (Wurdack 1980, indumentum type 26), persistent; Mature leaves of each pair equal in size, 3.5-5.5 x (8)-11.5-(13) cm, elliptic-lanceolate, cuspidate apically and acute to obtuse basally, 5-nerved, secondary lateral veins 1-2 mm distant chartaceous to coriaceous, entire, with broadly revolute margins, brownish green and glabrous adaxially, pale rusty-brown abaxially; petioles 18-30 (35) mm long and 1.5-2.5 mm diameter; petiole length to lamina length 1:(2.2)-2.5-(4); lamina length to width (1.7)-2-(3.9):1.
Current maintenance and remedial practices are specifically focused on improving heartwood durability, and many of the utilities now employ holes drilled abaxially into the poles around the critical ground-line zone (Greaves and McCarthy 1986, 1993).
Costae are quite prominent, adaxially sulcate, rather curved abaxially, moderately scaly, and densely pilose.
Fronds >25 cm long, glands and/or stipitate hairs present, peltate scales absent abaxially; sori<0.5 mm in diameter 13.
The posterolateral fixigena is relatively long and only slightly curving down abaxially. The anterior border is gently convex (sag., exsag.) and of the same length throughout except for a slight elongation at the junction of the anterior and rostral sutures.
Radial facets peneplenary, broadly horseshoe shaped, slightly declivate, deep, project abaxially, occupy approximately 65% of distal radial plate width (Fig.
Occipital furrow narrow, transverse, slightly deepening abaxially. Preglabellar field short (sag.), gently convex in sagittal profile, with a narrow (sag.) anterior border and a broad shallow border furrow.
Herb with succulent, quadrangular, strigose stem to 50 cm long; succulent leaves sessile to shortly petiolate, blade spatulate, 8-27 cm long, 4.5-10.5 cm wide, lateral veins 19-23(-26) pairs, prominent abaxially; inflorescence axillary, cymose, flowers 4-22; fruits red, subglobose, calyx lobes linear, 3-4 mm long, 0.1-1.2 mm wide.