(of a leaf) pinnately incised, with the lobes or teeth curved backward.
(of a leaf) having a saw-toothed margin with the teeth or lobes pointing backwards
- Run circles around
run circles around run circles around see: run rings around
noun 1. a town in NW England, in Halton unitary authority, N Cheshire, on the Manchester Ship Canal: port and industrial centre; designated a new town in 1964. Pop: 60 072 (2001)
- Run counter to
Be in conflict with, oppose, as in Practice often runs counter to theory. This idiom, first recorded in 1843, uses counter in the sense of “in an opposite direction.”
noun 1. (formerly) the name given, esp in Ireland and earlier in Scotland, to the system of land tenure in which each land-holder had several strips of land that were not contiguous Also called (in Scotland) runrig