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pandurate

[pan-duh-reyt, -der-it, -dyuh-reyt, -dyer-it] /ˈpæn dəˌreɪt, -dər ɪt, -dyəˌreɪt, -dyər ɪt/
adjective
1.
shaped like a fiddle, as a leaf.
Also, panduriform
[pan-doo r-uh-fawrm, -dyoo r-] /pænˈdʊər əˌfɔrm, -ˈdyʊər-/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; < Latin pandūr(a) musical instrument (see bandore) + -ate1
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pandurate

/ˈpændjʊˌreɪt/
adjective
1.
(of plant leaves) shaped like the body of a fiddle
Word Origin
C19: from Late Latin pandūrabandore
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