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cordate

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adjective cor·date \ˈkȯr-ˌdāt\

Definition of cordate

  1. :  shaped like a heart <a cordate leaf> — see leaf illustration

cordately

adverb


Origin and Etymology of cordate

New Latin cordatus, from Latin cord-, cor


First Known Use: 1769


Medical Dictionary

cordate

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adjective cor·date \ˈkȯ(ə)r-ˌdāt\

Medical Definition of cordate

  1. :  shaped like a heart

cordately

adverb



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