from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having the form of a fiddle or violin; pandurate or panduriform: applied in botany to an obovate leaf which is contracted above the base.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective shaped like a fiddle; -- of a leaf shape.
  • adjective (Bot.) Inversely ovate, with a deep hollow on each side.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective (of a leaf shape) having rounded ends and a contracted center


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