cuspidate


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cus·pid

(kŭs'pid),
1. Having but one cusp. Synonym(s): cuspidate
2. Synonym(s): canine tooth
[L. cuspis, point]

cus·pi·date

(kŭs'pi-dāt)
Having a cusp or cusps.

cuspidate

(of leaves) narrowing to a point.

cus·pid

(kŭs'pid)
1. Having but one cusp.
Synonym(s): cuspidate.
2. Synonym(s): canine tooth.
[L. cuspis, point]
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5-1 mm long; apex more cuspidate than acuminate, midrib inconspicuously raised on upper surface.
5 mm, upper surface dark or dull green, the lower surface yellow-green, petiole short, yellow to yellow-green, apex cuspidate, midrib prominent on upper surface, narrow or invisible on lower surface.
5 mm, upper surface dark green, the lower surface light green, petiole green, short, apex cuspidate, midrib obscure.
5-3 cm x2-3 mm, upper surface green, the lower surface yellow-green, petiole short, yellow to yellow-green, apex cuspidate or cuspidate-acuminate, midrib more raised than in T.