Cuneated
Cuneate Cu"ne*ate (k?"n?-?t), Cuneated Cu"ne*a`ted (-?`tEd), a. [L.cuneatus, fr. cuneus a wege See{Coin}.] Wedge-shaped; (Bot.), wedge-shaped, with the point at the base; as, a cuneate leaf. [1913 Webster]

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  • cuneated — adj. wedge shaped …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cuneated — a. See cuneate …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • cuneated — cu·ne·at·ed …   English syllables

  • cuneated — adjective see cuneate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cuneate — Cu ne*ate (k? n? ?t), Cuneated Cu ne*a ted ( ? tEd), a. [L.cuneatus, fr. cuneus a wege See{Coin}.] Wedge shaped; (Bot.), wedge shaped, with the point at the base; as, a cuneate leaf. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bifrenaria — tyrianthina Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • cuneate — cuneately, adv. /kyooh nee it, ayt /, adj. 1. wedge shaped. 2. (of leaves) triangular at the base and tapering to a point. Also, cuneated. [1800 10; < L cuneatus, equiv. to cunea(re) to wedge, secure by wedging, become wedge shaped + tus ptp.… …   Universalium

  • cuneiform — Synonyms and related words: arrowhead, character, cuneate, cuneated, deltoid, demotic character, determinative, grammalogue, hieratic symbol, hieroglyph, hieroglyphic, hieroglyphics, hiragana, ideogram, ideograph, kana, katakana, logogram,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • deltoid — Synonyms and related words: centrifugal, cuneate, cuneated, cuneiform, delta shaped, deltalike, divaricate, divaricating, divergent, diverging, fan shape, fan shaped, fanlike, fanned, fanning, flabelliform, flared, flaring, open, outspread,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • triangular — Synonyms and related words: cuneate, cuneated, cuneiform, deltoid, fan shaped, oxygonal, three, three cornered, three dimensional, three footed, three in one, three pronged, three sided, triadic, trial, triangulate, triarch, trichotomous, tricorn …   Moby Thesaurus

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