fastigiate

adjective
fas·ti·gi·ate | \fa-ˈsti-jē-ət \

Definition of fastigiate 

: narrowing toward the top especially : having upright usually clustered branches fastigiate trees

First Known Use of fastigiate

1662, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for fastigiate

probably from New Latin *fastigiatus, from Latin fastigium — more at bristle

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