Definition of Acuminate. Meaning of Acuminate. Synonyms of Acuminate

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Definition of Acuminate

Acuminate
Acuminate A*cu"mi*nate, v. t. To render sharp or keen. [R.] ``To acuminate even despair.' --Cowper.
Acuminate
Acuminate A*cu"mi*nate, v. i. To end in, or come to, a sharp point. ``Acuminating in a cone of prelacy.' --Milton.
Acuminate
Acuminate A*cu"mi*nate, a. [L. acuminatus, p. p. of acuminare to sharpen, fr. acumen. See Acumen.] Tapering to a point; pointed; as, acuminate leaves, teeth, etc.

Meaning of Acuminate from wikipedia

- century Latin a****inatus 'pointed', from a****inare 'sharpen to a point', and acuere 'sharpen'. https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/a****inate...
- papillae, a normal variant of the female external genitalia, from condyloma a****inate". Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 60 (2): 353–5. doi:10...
- towards the navel, often slang called a 'Treasure Trail' or 'Happy Trail'. A****inateCharacterized by a tapered, inverted 'V' pattern extending upward from...
- Premna a****inata, commonly known as the firestick tree, or ngalinginkil in the Bardi language, is a species of plant in the mint family. It is native to...
- Cotoneaster a****inatus, commonly known as a****inate cotoneaster, is a species of flowering plant in the family Rosaceae that is native to the Himalayas...
- Tayloria a****inata, commonly known as a****inate dung moss and a****inate trumpet moss, is a bright-green dung moss species with violet radicles that age...
- linear-lanceolate, 3–8 cm long; outer tepals lanceolate-linear to linear, a****inate (tapering to a point), being 10–15 cm long, 10–15 mm wide and mucronate...
- flowers are greatly reduced (e.g. spurges and spathes in the Araceae. A****inate Coming to a sharp, narrow, prolonged point. Acute Coming to a sharp, but...
- laterally, and ligneous at their bases. Secondary stems are flat, elliptic-a****inate, up through 30 cm x 10–12 cm. Stem margins are shallowly through deeply...
- centimetres (6 to 8 in) tall with light to dark green, and are oval (becomes a****inate shaped, or basal-shaped near the flowering stage) with slightly serrated...
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