cordately
adverb see cordate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cordately — Cor date*ly, adv. In a cordate form. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cordately — See cordate. * * * …   Universalium

  • cordately — adv. in the shape of a heart …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cordately — cor·date·ly …   English syllables

  • cordately — adverb see cordate …   Useful english dictionary

  • cordate — cordately, adv. /kawr dayt/, adj. 1. heart shaped: a cordate shell. 2. (of leaves) heart shaped, with the attachment at the notched end. [1645 55; < NL cordatus heart shaped, equiv. to L cord (s. of cor) HEART + atus ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • cordate — adjective Etymology: New Latin cordatus, from Latin cord , cor Date: 1769 shaped like a heart < a cordate leaf > see leaf illustration • cordately adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cordate — /ˈkɔdeɪt / (say kawdayt) adjective 1. heart shaped, as a shell. 2. (of leaves) heart shaped with the attachment at the notched end. {New Latin cordātus, from Latin cor heart} –cordately, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • cordate — [kôr′dāt΄, kôr′dit] adj. [ModL cordatus < L cor (gen. cordis), HEART] heart shaped cordately adv …   English World dictionary

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