Origin of cuneate
Examples from the Web for cuneate
Valve linear, with triundulate margin and cuneate ends; stri transverse, oblique.
Cuneate (Fig. 91, c): Rods swollen slightly at one pole and more or less pointed at the other; wedge-shaped.The Elements of Bacteriological Technique|John William Henry Eyre
It is a handsome evergreen with entire, cuneate, coriacious leaves, having short petioles.Fruits of the Hawaiian Islands|Gerrit Parmile Wilder
Tail very short, rounded or cuneate, of fourteen or more feathers.A Synopsis of the Birds of North America|John James Audubon
Valve rhombic-lanceolate, with cuneate ends and produced apices.