Tapering to a point; pointed; as, acuminate leaves, teeth, etc.
To render sharp or keen.
To end in, or come to, a sharp point.
apex tapering gradually or abruptly into a narrow point
Gradually tapering to the apex.
tapering to form a spine.
the leaf tapers to a point at the tip or apex
A leaf tip that narrows at the end to a tapering point.
produced in form of a small sharp tooth
Apex of leaf tapering very gradually at tip; long acuminate implies this apical section is particularly prolonged, as in drip tip. Parent Term: Apex_of_leaf_blade Difficulty Level
make sharp or acute; taper; make (something) come to a point
of a leaf shape; narrowing to a slender point
any part of a plant ending in a sharp point.
abruptly narrowing to sharp point
Gradually tapering to a sharp point and forming concave sides along the tip. [HJ
gradually tapering to a protracted point.
a. drawn out into a long point; tapering point.
tapering gradually to sharp point.
Gradually tapering to a sharp point. See leaf apex drawings.
tapering to a slender point
Coming to a point with concave, curved sides.
tapering gradually to a protracted point.
Tapering gradually to a point at the apex.
Long-tapering to a pointed apex.
Gradually tapering to a sharp point; point is drawn out.
Describes an organ(leaves, fruit)that ends in a point.
Tapering to a narrow point, applied to leaves.
Tapering concavely to a point.
refers to leaves that taper to a sharp point at the apex
Becoming Gradually Pointed (as in a leaf).
Gradually tapering to a narrow tip or sharp point.
Tapering to a long point.