Definition of Deltoid leaf

1. Noun. A simple leaf shaped like a capital delta.

Generic synonyms: Simple Leaf



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Deltoid Leaf

deltidia
deltidium
deltidiums
deltiological
deltiologist
deltiologists
deltiology
deltohedra
deltohedron
deltohedrons
deltoid
deltoid branch
deltoid crest
deltoid eminence
deltoid impression
deltoid leaf (current term)
deltoid ligament
deltoid muscle
deltoid muscles
deltoid region
deltoid tuberosity
deltoidal
deltoidei
deltoideopectoral triangle
deltoideopectoral trigone
deltoideus
deltoideus muscle
deltoids
deltopectoral
deltopectoral flap

Literary usage of Deltoid leaf

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1. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1794)
"Nor wiil the figure of a deltoid leaf given at n. ... of the deltoid leaf.—But I own it would give me more ..."

2. Leaves and Flowers, Or, Object Lessons in Botany: With a Flora : Prepared by Alphonso Wood (1891)
"deltoid leaf of the White Birch. 15. The leaf of the Flowering Almond (Fig. 11) is lanceolate. It is narrower than ovate, shaped like a lance, ..."

3. The Language of Botany: Being a Dictionary of the Terms Made Use of in that ...by Thomas Martyn by Thomas Martyn (1796)
"Then the full meaning of the definition would be this—a deltoid leaf has the general appearance of a delta or triangle, but in reality it approaches in ..."

4. Rhodora by New England Botanical Club (1906)
"C. A compromise in leaf-outline, forming a deltoid leaf, either with incised lobes at the base (fig. a.), or without (fig. e.), and with either much or ..."

5. The Flora of British India by Joseph Dalton Hooker (1879)
"Branches 2-3 in. long, crowded from a woody rhizome. Stipules small, deltoid ; leaf-rachis, including distinct petiole, ..."

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