from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of or having a mucro; ending abruptly in a sharp point: mucronate feathers; a mucronate leaf.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Terminating in a mucro (an abruptly tapering point or a sharp spine) such as at the end of a leaf.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Ending abruptly in a sharp point; abruptly tipped with a short and sharp point.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Narrowed to a point; ending in a tip; having a mucro: as, a mucronate feather, shell, leaf; a mucronate process.
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