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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Rounded like an egg; Of a leaf shape.

Usage examples (11)
  • The second glume is narrower, ovate, acute, 5 - to
  • In a few grasses the leaf-blade is ovate, but this is a rare condition.
  • The second and the third glumes are broadly ovate-oblong with acute tips.
  • The third glume is hyaline, ovate, acute, male or neuter, with a membranous palea. for more
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