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hastate


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hastate  \Has"tate\,  Hastated  \Has"ta*ted\,  a.  [L.  hastatus  fr 
  hasta  spear.  Cf  {Gad},  n.] 
  Shaped  like  the  head  of  a  halberd;  triangular,  with  the  basal 
  angles  or  lobes  spreading;  as  a  hastate  leaf. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hastate 
  adj  :  of  a  leaf  shape;  like  a  spear  point,  with  flaring  pointed 
  lobes  at  the  base  [syn:  {spearhead-shaped}] 




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