Link to this page adjective: Having a set circular structure attached to a stalk nearby the center, as opposed to at or close to the margin; shield-shaped: the peltate leaf associated with nasturtium. Shield-shaped; scutiform. getting the petiole attached to the lower surface rather than the margin. Shield-shaped; scutiform; (robot.) having the stem or assistance connected to the lower area, rather than in the base or margin; -- said of a leaf or other organ. (of a leaf form) round, with all the stem affixed close to the center regarding the lower area as opposed to the margin (as a nasturtium leaf like) View More others: Shield-shaped; in botany, fixed to the stalk because of the center or by some point distinctly inside the margin; getting the petiole placed into the under-surface associated with the lamina, not far from the middle: since, a peltate leaf. Related Sources Definition for "peltate" Having a set circular structure attached to a… View More Sentence for "peltate" Synonym for "peltate" Equivalent for "peltate" Etymologically Related for "peltate"