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cuneate


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cuneate 
  adj  :  of  a  leaf  shape;  narrowly  triangular,  wider  at  the  apex  and 
  tapering  toward  the  base  [syn:  {wedge-shaped}] 




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