Of or pertaining to a line; consisting of lines; in a straight direction; lineal.
Like a line; narrow; of the same breadth throughout, except at the extremities; as, a linear leaf.
(see: Leaf Shapes graphic.)
very narrow in relation to the length, and with the sides parallel.
narrow with nearly parallel sides.
A leaf which is more than twice as long as it is broad and is over 5mm across (e.g. the leaves of Grey Willow )
(leaf). Much longer than broad with parellel margins. (See also Leaf Shapes.)
Leaves, petals etc with straight, parallel sides for length, and minimum of 12 times as long as wide
Elongated and narrow with sides nearly parallel.
a. (L. linea, line) long and slender with parallel or nearly parallel sides.
a shape with length to width ratios of 12:1 and parallel margins
Long, narrow, and parallel-sided. Growing in one plane on a stem, like feathers.
In reference to lepidoptera wing shape, forewings in which the costal and inner margins are parallel for most of their length. Such wings are usually more than three times as long as wide.
breadth very narrow in relation to length, usually with parallel sides
leaf at least 10 times as long as broad with parallel margins
Very narrow, as a straight line
long and narrow, as in blades of grass
long, narrow and flat with parallel margins; at least 6 times as long as wide.
Elongated and uniform in width throughout.
long and narrow with nearly parallel margins
Narrow and flat, with parallel margin
Long and narrow, with the sides almost parallel. See drawing of leaf shapes.
narrow and flattened with mostly parallel margins. 12:1
long, narrow, grass-like or strap-like leaf
very narrow and elongated, having parallel sides ( see pictorial glossary).
polymers made up of one long continuous chain, without any excess appendages or attachments.
Resembling a line; long and narrow of uniform width.
a long, narrow shape.
long, narrow, and slender.
When applied to leaves, narrow and short with parallel margins
Long and narrow, with parallel sides.
Long and narrow. Literally, like a line.
Narrow, parallel-sided leaves.
Long and narrow, with parallel edges.
Long and narrow, such as a blade of grass. Lithics Tools made of stone, including arrowheads, spear points, metates, manos, and a range of chippers, scrapers, hammers, and stone knives and blades.
Straight and narrow (see diagram).