adjective Botany, Zoology.
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Origin of mucronate
OTHER WORDS FROM mucronatemu·cro·na·tion, nounsub·mu·cro·nate, adjectivesub·mu·cro·nat·ed, adjective
Words nearby mucronate
Example sentences from the Web for mucronate
Occasionally the mucronate distal end appears to be the result of intentional termination of serrating at the distal end.Handbook of Alabama Archaeology: Part I Point Types|James W. Cambron
In zone view, the median line deeply bisects the longitudinal axis, ending in a mucronate central nodule.The Diatomaceae of Philadelphia and Vicinity|Charles Sumner Boyer
Leaves alternate, deciduous, abruptly once-pinnate; leaflets mucronate; stipules usually spinescent.Trees of the Northern United States|Austin C. Apgar
Sepals 5, scarcely concave, indistinctly mucronate on the back, greenish.
The first two glumes are empty, thin, keeled, and acute or mucronate.A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses|Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar