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...
- towards the navel, often slang called a 'Treasure Trail' or 'Happy Trail'. A****inateCharacterized by a tapered, inverted 'V' pattern extending upward from...
- 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...
- 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...
- oval-lanceolate shape and are flat to slightly folded. The apexes are a****inate to sub-a****inate. The secondary veins are arranged as sub-opposite to alternate...
- 5–7.9 in) long and 7–12 cm (2.8–4.7 in) wide when fully open, are ovate-a****inate in shape, and opposite in growth pattern, with 12–17 pairs of veins. The...
- tomentose, subglabra; sti****sdeciduous, lanceolate, little brown tomentose, a****inate apex; ovate blade blade, oblong, rarely obovate, oblong-lanceolate, narrowly...
- stem. The leaves have a strongly serrated margin, a cordate base, and an a****inate tip with a terminal leaf tooth longer than adjacent laterals. It bears...
- The a****inate horseshoe bat (Rhinolophus a****inatus) is a species of bat in the family Rhinolophidae. It is found in Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos...
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