Angustifoliate
Angustifoliate An*gus`ti*fo"li*ate ([a^]n*g[u^]s`t[i^]*f[=o]"l[i^]*[asl]t), Angustifolious An*gus`ti*fo"li*ous ([a^]n*g[u^]s`t[i^]*f[=o]"l[i^]*[u^]s), a. [L. angustus narrow (see {Anguish}) + folium leaf.] (Bot.) Having narrow leaves. --Wright. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • angustifoliate — adjective Having narrow leaves …   Wiktionary

  • angustifoliate — angustifoˈliate adjective Narrow leaved • • • Main Entry: ↑angusti …   Useful english dictionary

  • Angustifolious — Angustifoliate An*gus ti*fo li*ate ([a^]n*g[u^]s t[i^]*f[=o] l[i^]*[asl]t), Angustifolious An*gus ti*fo li*ous ([a^]n*g[u^]s t[i^]*f[=o] l[i^]*[u^]s), a. [L. angustus narrow (see {Anguish}) + folium leaf.] (Bot.) Having narrow leaves. Wright.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • angusti- — combining form Etymology: probably from Latin, from angustus more at anguish : narrow angustifoliate angustirostrate * * * angusti /ang gu sti / (biology; rare) combining form Signifying narrow …   Useful english dictionary

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