Definitions for "Obovate"
Inversely ovate; ovate with the narrow end downward; as, an obovate leaf.
ovate ( q.v.) with the broadest part farthest from the petiole
oval in shape with the broader end above the middle
The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
Keywords:  wider, bottom, top
Wider at the top than at the bottom.