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lanceolate


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lanceolate  \Lan"ce*o*late\,  Lanceolated  \Lan"ce*o*la`ted\a.  [L. 
  lanceolatus:  cf  F.  lanc['e]ol?.  See  {Lanceolar}.]  (Bot.  & 
  Zo["o]l.) 
  Rather  narrow,  tapering  to  a  point  at  the  apex,  and  sometimes 
  at  the  base  also  as  a  lanceolate  leaf. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lanceolate 
  adj  :  of  a  leaf  shape;  shaped  like  a  lance  head;  narrow;  pointed 
  at  each  end  [syn:  {lancelike}] 




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