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cuneate

 [ku´ne-āt]
wedge-shaped.
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cu·ne·ate

(kū'nē-āt),
Wedge-shaped.
[L. cuneus, wedge]
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cuneate

(kyo͞o′nē-ĭt, -āt′)
adj.
Wedge-shaped. Used especially to describe a leaf or petal base that is narrowly triangular.

cu′ne·ate′ly adv.
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cu·ne·ate

(kyū'nē-āt)
Wedge-shaped.
[L. cuneus, wedge]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

cuneate

(of leaves) wedge-shaped.
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cu·ne·ate

(kyū'nē-āt)
Wedge-shaped.
[L. cuneus, wedge]
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