Lance-shaped

  • 1 lance-shaped — adjective shaped like a lance • Similar to: ↑formed …

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  • 2 lance-shaped — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. spearlike, hastate, lanceolate, spear shaped, pointed, lanciform, lancelike; see also sharp 2 …

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  • 3 lance-shaped — adj spear shaped, lanceolate, lanci form …

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  • 4 lance-shaped — a. Lanciform …

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  • 5 lance|like — «LANS LYK», adjective. shaped like a lance; lanceolate: »Strange that so gigantic a tree [the sequoia] should put out such paltry lancelike leaves (New Yorker) …

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  • 6 lance|leaf — «LANS LEEF, LAHNS », noun, plural leaves. a lungwort of western North America, having smooth stems, large leaves, and bell shaped pink or blue flowers …

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  • 7 Lance — For other uses, see Lance (disambiguation). Norman cavalry attacks the Anglo Saxon shield wall at the Battle of Hastings as depicted in the Bayeux Tapestry. The lances are held with one handed over the head grip. A Lance is a pole weapon or spear …

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  • 8 Lance (DC Comics) — Infobox comics character character name = Lance caption = publisher = DC Comics debut = Justice Society of America vol. 3 #12 (March 2008) creators = Geoff Johns (writer) Alex Ross (writer) Dale Eaglesham (artist) alter ego = David Reid full name …

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  • 9 fer-de-lance — /fer dl ans , ahns /, n. a large pit viper, Bothrops atrox, of tropical America. [1875 80; < F: lit., spearhead] * * * (French; spearhead ) Extremely venomous pit viper (genus Bothrops), found in diverse tropical American habitats, from… …

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  • 10 lanceolate —   Lance shaped, much longer than broad, with a wide base, tapered apex, and widest below the center, e.g. the median leaflets of Cycas petraea.   See also oblanceolate …

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  • 11 oblanceolate —   Lance shaped, much longer than broad, with a wide apex, tapered base, and widest above the center, e.g. the leaflets of Ceratozamia hondurensis.   See also lanceolate …

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  • 12 environment — environmental, adj. environmentally, adv. /en vuy reuhn meuhnt, vuy euhrn /, n. 1. the aggregate of surrounding things, conditions, or influences; surroundings; milieu. 2. Ecol. the air, water, minerals, organisms, and all other external factors… …

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  • 13 formed — adjective having or given a form or shape • Ant: ↑unformed • Similar to: ↑ductile, ↑malleable, ↑pliable, ↑pliant, ↑tensile, ↑tractile, ↑acorn …

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  • 14 Arundinaria appalachiana — Hill Cane Conservation status Apparently Secure (NatureServe)[1] …

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  • 15 Leaf shape — Chart illustrating leaf morphology terms. Click the image for the details. Oddly pi …

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  • 16 List of plant morphology terms — Biologists that study plant morphology use a number of different terms to describe plant organs and parts that can be observed with the human eye using no more than a hand held magnifying lens. These terms are used to identify and classify plants …

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  • 17 Glossary of plant morphology terms — Biologists that study plant morphology use a number of different terms to describe plant organs and parts that can be observed with the human eye using no more than a hand held magnifying lens. These terms are used to identify and classify plants …

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  • 18 Sharpness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sharpness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sharpness sharpness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 acuity acuity acumination Sgm: N 1 spinosity spinosity GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 point point spike …

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  • 19 Hulsea californica — Taxobox name = Hulsea californica image width = 200px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae genus = Hulsea species = H. californica binomial = Hulsea californica… …

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  • 20 chestnut — chestnutty, adj. /ches nut , neuht/, n. 1. any of the several deciduous trees constituting the genus Castanea, of the beech family, having toothed, oblong leaves and bearing edible nuts enclosed in a prickly bur, and including C. dentata… …

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