inversely ovate; ovate with the narrow end at the base.

1775–85; ob- + ovate

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obovate (ɒbˈəʊveɪt)
(of a leaf or similar flat part) shaped like the longitudinal section of an egg with the narrower end at the base; inversely ovate

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Leaf shape is ovate to obovate with a truncate apex.
Compound leaves are distinctly divided into obovate leaflets.
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