falcate

adjective
fal·cate | \ˈfal-ˌkāt, ˈfȯl- \

Definition of falcate 

: hooked or curved like a sickle

First Known Use of falcate

1826, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for falcate

Latin falcatus, from falc-, falx sickle, scythe

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The first known use of falcate was in 1826

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falcate

adjective
fal·cate | \ˈfal-ˌkāt, ˈfȯl- \
variants: also falcated \-ˌkāt-əd \

Medical Definition of falcate 

: hooked or curved like a sickle

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