Falcated
Falcate Fal"cate, Falcated Fal"ca*ted, a. [L. falcatus, fr. falx, falcis, a sickle or scythe.] Hooked or bent like a sickle; as, a falcate leaf; a falcate claw; -- said also of the moon, or a planet, when horned or crescent-formed. [1913 Webster]

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  • falcated — adj. sickle shaped; crescent shaped …   English contemporary dictionary

  • falcated — a. See falcate …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • falcated — fal·cat·ed …   English syllables

  • falcated — ād.ə̇d adjective Etymology: Latin falcatus + English ed : falcate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Falcated Duck — Taxobox name = Falcated Duck status = NT | status system = IUCN3.1 trend = down image width = 200px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Anseriformes familia = Anatidae genus = Anas species = A. falcata binomial = Anas… …   Wikipedia

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  • falcated teal — noun also falcated duck : a teal (Anas falcata) of Asia, the male having an iridescent bronze head with slightly shaggy crest and drooping scapulars …   Useful english dictionary

  • falcated duck — noun see falcated teal …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anas — Taxobox name = Anas image width = 250px image caption = Female Mallard ( Anas platyrhynchos ) with brood of young, a typical member of this genus. regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves subclassis = Neornithes infraclassis =… …   Wikipedia

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