Definitions for mucronate-krə nɪt, -ˌneɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mu•croˈmyu kroʊ; myuˈkroʊ niz(n.)(pl.)mu•cro•nes

  1. an abruptly projecting point, as at the end of a leaf or feather.

    Category: Plants, Zoology

Origin of mucro:

1640–50; < NL, L mucrō point

mu′cro•nate-krə nɪt, -ˌneɪt(adj.)


  1. mucronate(Adjective)

    Terminating in a mucro (an abruptly tapering point or a sharp spine) such as at the end of a leaf.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mucronate(adj)

    alt. of Mucronated


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