from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Curved or sickle-shaped; falcate.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Sickle-shaped.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having the shape of a scithe or sickle; resembling a reaping hook.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Sickle-shaped; falcate.
- Either one of the horns or falcate edges of the saphenous opening of the fascia lata of the thigh.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. curved like a sickle
Latin falx, falc-, sickle + -form.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin falc- (stem of falx ("sickle")) + English -i- + -form (“-shaped”). (Wiktionary)