adjective apic·u·late \ə-ˈpi-kyə-lət, ā-\

Definition of apiculate

  1. :  ending abruptly in a small distinct point an apiculate leaf

Origin and Etymology of apiculate

New Latin apiculus, diminutive of Latin apic-, apex

First Known Use: 1804

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