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Acuminate Leaf

Definition of the noun acuminate leaf

What does acuminate leaf mean as a name of something?


  1. a leaf narrowing to a slender point
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • more generic term: simple leaf = a leaf that is not divided into parts

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Google previewA Botanical Dictionary (1805)

Or, Elements of Systematic and Philosophical Botany by Colin Milne

an acuminate leaf.

Google previewDictionary of Landscape Architecture and Construction (2005)

by Alan Christensen

acuminate leaf tip acute In botanical terms, pointed, or ending in a point less than a right angle. (Compare with retuse, cuspidate, aristate, acuminate, emarginate, acute leaf tip acute angle Any angle measuring less than 90°. acute arch or ...

Google previewLexicon Medicum: or, Medical Dictionary ... Fourth edition (1839)

by Robert HOOPER (M.D.), Klein Grant

An acuminate leaf is seen in the Syringa vulgar!) ; an acuminato leaf-stalk, in Sari raga stellar-is.

Google previewThe gardeners dictionary (1835)

by Philip Miller

With a white broader acuminate leaf. c. Brittle, with a blackish woollv leaf. d. Saxalilis, terminalis, with an oblong leaf. e. Dwarf birch. 2. Betula nigra (black birch). Laaees rhomboid, ovate, doubly serrated, acute, downy beneath, entire at bate ...

Google previewThe Gardener and Botanist's Dictionary (1807)

Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden ... by Philip Miller

There is only one procumbent linear acuminate leaf , twice ...

Google previewThe Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary (1807)

Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, and Flower Garden, and Nursery; of the Performing the Practical Parts of Agriculture; of Managing Vineyards, and of Propagating All Sorts of Timber Trees by Philip Miller

is only one procumbent linear acuminate leaf, twice as long as the scape; and one large terminating flower. Corolla yellow on the outside, marked in the middle of the three outer petals within with a large green spot; petals linear-oblong ...

Google previewThe New Werner Twentieth Century Edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1906)

A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes

In Lycopodiacete the leaves vary from mere rudimentary scales, as in Psilotum, to the flattened acuminate leaf ...

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