panduriform
panduriform panduriform adj. (Bot.) Same as {pandurate}.

Syn: pandurate, fiddle-shaped. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Panduriform — Pandurate Pan du*rate, Panduriform Pan*du ri*form, a. [L. pandura a pandore + form: cf. F. panduriforme.] 1. Obovate, with a concavity in each side, like the body of a violin; fiddle shaped; as, a panduriform leaf; panduriform color markings of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • panduriform — adj. [L. pandura, musical instrument; forma, shape] Violin shaped, oblong at the two extremities and contracted in the middle; pandurate …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • panduriform — adjective Pandurate …   Wiktionary

  • panduriform — fiddle shaped Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • panduriform — pan·du·ri·form …   English syllables

  • panduriform — adjective (of a leaf shape) having rounded ends and a contracted center • Syn: ↑pandurate, ↑fiddle shaped • Similar to: ↑simple, ↑unsubdivided …   Useful english dictionary

  • panduriform leaf — noun a fiddle shaped leaf • Syn: ↑pandurate leaf • Hypernyms: ↑simple leaf …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pandurate — Pan du*rate, Panduriform Pan*du ri*form, a. [L. pandura a pandore + form: cf. F. panduriforme.] 1. Obovate, with a concavity in each side, like the body of a violin; fiddle shaped; as, a panduriform leaf; panduriform color markings of an animal.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fiddle-shaped — adj. shaped like a fiddle; of a leaf shape. Syn: pandurate, panduriform. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Blattform — Die Blattform eines Blattes, insbesondere der Blattspreite, kann sehr vielgestaltig sein und ist für das Erkennen der Arten wichtig. In diesem Artikel werden die vielfältigen Begriffe, die zur Beschreibung der Blattmerkmale und anderer flächiger… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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