Uncous \Un"cous\, a. [L. uncus hooked, as n., a hook.] Hooklike; hooked. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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  • uncous — adjective Curved or hook shaped …   Wiktionary

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  • uncus — noun a) A hook or claw. b) Hence, any body part which is long, thin, and curved. See Also: uncous …   Wiktionary

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