cuneate

adjective cu·ne·ate \ ˈkyü-nē-ˌāt , -ət \

Definition of cuneate

: narrowly triangular with the acute angle toward the base — see leaf illustration

Origin and Etymology of cuneate

Latin cuneatus, from cuneus wedge


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cuneate

adjective cu·ne·ate \ ˈkyü-nē-ˌāt, -ət \

medical Definition of cuneate

: narrowly triangular with the acute angle toward the base

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