Definition of Acuminate leaf
1. Noun. A leaf narrowing to a slender point.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Acuminate Leaf
Literary usage of Acuminate leaf
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Flora Cestrica: An Attempt to Enumerate and Describe the Flowering and by William Darlington (1837)
"... more acuminate leaf- iris, and larger bracts,—is supposed to be only one of Ни many varieties, ..."
2. The Quarterly Journal by Geological society of London (1869)
"Upper portion of an acuminate leaf resembling ... Portion of an acuminate leaf, most probably identical with ..."
3. The Philippine Journal of Science by Institute of Science and Technology (Philippines) (1908)
"F. rígida Leaves gradually and slenderly long-acuminate. Leaf margins scabrous only near the base and apex 14. ..."
4. Mosses with a Hand-lens: A Non-technical Handbook of the More Common and by Abel Joel Grout (1905)
"... the gradually tapering narrow point of an acuminate leaf. (Fig. 2, b.) Acuminate, a term usually applied to leaves that gradually taper to a narrow ..."
5. Mosses with Hand-lens and Microscope: A Non-technical Hand-book of the More by Abel Joel Grout (1903)
"Acumen, the gradually tapering narrow point of an acuminate leaf. (Fig. 2, b.) Acuminate, a term usually applied to leaves that ..."