Origin of sagittate
OTHER WORDS FROM sagittatehalf-sag·it·tate, adjective
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How to use sagittate in a sentence
The above species may be recognised by its reniform leaves (sagittate in the others), which are also fleshy.
Its leaves are erect, lanceolate, sagittate, with a wavy margin; and the upper ones clasp the stem.
Its spreading radical leaves are deeply toothed, and narrower towards the base; and the stem leaves are narrow and sagittate.
The leaves are smooth, linear, and sagittate, terminating in a sharp point.
Tongue, sagittate, slender, tapering to a slit and lacerated point.A Synopsis of the Birds of North America|John James Audubon