lyrate

adjective
ly·rate | \ ˈlī-ˌrāt \

Definition of lyrate 

: having or suggesting the shape of a lyre the lyrate horns of the impala — see leaf illustration

First Known Use of lyrate

circa 1760, in the meaning defined above

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