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decussate: Opposite with successive pairs radially oriented at right angles to one another, thus polystichous with four equidistant ranks.[1]
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Example(s): Example sentences from FNA : [1] bracts conspicuous, spirally imbricate or decussate, persistent or sometimes caducous in fruit. [2] Leaves opposite, often decussate, or whorled, rarely subalternate to alternate, simple, entire;


  1. Categorical Glossary for the Flora of North America Project, by Robert W. Kiger and Duncan M. Porter. 2001. Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation.