- scimitar-shaped, as a leaf.
Origin of acinaciform
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- (of leaves) shaped like a scimitar; curved
Word Origin for acinaciform
C19: via Latin acīnacēs, from Greek akinakēs short sword, ultimately from Iranian + -form
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