falcate

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adjective fal·cate \ˈfal-ˌkāt, ˈfȯl-\

Definition of falcate

  1. :  hooked or curved like a sickle

Origin and Etymology of falcate

Latin falcatus, from falc-, falx sickle, scythe


First Known Use: 1826


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falcate

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adjective fal·cate \ˈfal-ˌkāt, ˈfȯl-\

Medical Definition of falcate

  1. :  hooked or curved like a sickle

Variants of falcate

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falcated

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