sagittiform

shaped like an arrowhead

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • sagittiform — pike shaped, dart or arrow shaped …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • sagittiform — adjective (of a leaf shape) like an arrow head without flaring base lobes • Syn: ↑sagittate, ↑arrow shaped • Similar to: ↑simple, ↑unsubdivided …   Useful english dictionary

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  • arrow-shaped — adj. 1. (Botany) like an arrow head without flaring base lobes; of a leaf shape. Syn: sagittate, sagittiform. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • sagittate — adj. [L. sagitta, arrow] Having the shape of an arrowhead; sagittiform …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • sagittate — /saj i tayt /, adj. shaped like an arrowhead. Also, sagittiform /seuh jit euh fawrm , saj i teuh /. [1750 60; < NL sagittatus. See SAGITTA, ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

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