sagittate

[saj-i-teyt]
adjective
shaped like an arrowhead.
Also, sagittiform [suh-jit-uh-fawrm, saj-i-tuh-] .


Origin:
1750–60; < Neo-Latin sagittātus. See Sagitta, -ate1

half-sagittate, adjective
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sagittate or sagittiform (ˈsædʒɪˌteɪt, səˈdʒɪtɪˌfɔːm, ˈsædʒ-)
 
adj
(esp of leaves) shaped like the head of an arrow
 
[C18: from New Latin sagittātus, from Latin sagitta arrow]
 
sagittiform or sagittiform
 
adj
 
[C18: from New Latin sagittātus, from Latin sagitta arrow]

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Example sentences
Blades of emersed leaves mostly or all sagittate, the basal lobes prominent.
The leaves are sagittate, with leaf blades are either erect or floating on the surface of the water.
The arrowhead-shaped anthers are versatile, sagittate, and not appressed to the style.
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