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sinuate

(of plant structures) having a wavy outline.
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Pronotum wider than long, 0.70 times width (1.44 times wider than long), widest at anterior third, slightly sinuate before hind angles.
- Blade of paramere with small acute apical spine, inner apical margin slightly tapered downward with inner margin wavy; dorsal conjunctival appendages relatively small, apical portion a little narrow, slightly tapered upward; penial lobes thin, a little curved inside; 1st gonocoxae with posterior margin sinuate; 2nd gonocoxaeposteriorly concave; spermathecal bulb with four processes ........spinosus Manan et al.
Protruding veins, with higher number of secondary veins (10-11), mostly rectilinear, and sometimes sinuate. (Figure 3, Table 3).
Pronotum 1.66 times as wide as long; collar narrow; anterior margin feebly sinuate; anterolateral angles slightly produced beyond collar; anterolateral borders deeply concave, angular; lateral borders of hind lobe subparallel, converging anteriorly; posterior margin sinuate; disc medially with longitudinal depression on anterior lobe, flanked by 2 (1 + 1) large callosities; 2 (1 + 1) zig-zag carinae extending fore and hind lobe sublaterally; posterior lobe medially transversely elevated with granulate carina, sloping and shiny anteriorly.
Mantle heavily mottled, the complex pattern obscuring a dorsal double row of black dashes or spots and one dorsal brown band suggesting the merging of two adjacent bands, as well as one lateral brownish band on each side also obscured by darker mottling; sole of foot not tripartite, foot fringe gray-brown to brown; fresh mucus clear or white or tinted with orange; penis at least slightly sinuate in outline, penial pouch absent; penis retractor notably thickened at junction with penis and vas deferens; vas deferens often markedly wider in diameter than penis at and near their junction; dart sac large.
By having the long hair laid down in a spiral form and in a sinuate shape; by making the doll visible through creating cross-sections; and by providing the sheep with a ruler, a scale and an 'adult' graph that shows measuring results, the creators of these books--probably without any intention of teaching children mathematics--built opportunities that gave children access to mathematics.
Leaves rosulate; pseudopetiolate; blades oblong to obovate, pinnately veined, margin sinuate to runcinate, glabrous to pubescent.
Lamellae adnate to sinuate, whitish in young stage to pale reddish- brown of chocolate brown, with margin whitish and entire.
4A-C): scissorial area with sinuate, bladelike apieal tooth ([S.sub.1] + [S.sub.2]) and 1 rounded tooth ([S.sub.3]) after scissorial notch.