oblanceolate definition

  • adjective:
    • Botany Lance-shaped but broadest over the middle and tapering toward the bottom: an oblanceolate leaf.
    • Of a reversed lanceolate shape: connected to the stem because of the pointed end, using the various other end curved.
    • Lanceolate within the reversed order, that is, narrowing toward the idea of attachment a lot more than toward the apex.
    • (of a leaf form) having a broad curved apex and a tapering base
  • others:
    • In botany, shaped like a lance-point reversed — that's, having the tapering point next the leafstalk: said of specific leaves. See lanceolate.

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