laciniate definition

  • adjective:
    • Having a fringe; fringed.
    • Shaped or created like a fringe, as a ligament.
    • Slashed into narrow pointed lobes: a laciniate leaf.
    • Of, with respect to, or having a fringe.
    • Cut into deep, narrow, unusual lobes; slashed.
    • Fringed; having a fringed edge.
    • Cut into deep, slim, unusual lobes; slashed.
    • having sides irregularly and finely slashed
  • others:
    • Adorned with fringes.
    • In botany, irregularly slashed into slim lobes; jagged: stated of leaves, petals, bracts, etc.
    • In zoology, lacerate; slashed or jagged at the end or over the side; incised as if frayed away; fringe-like.

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