(of a leaf shape) having a broad rounded apex and a tapering base
Of a reversed lanceolate shape: attached to the stem by the pointed end, with the other end rounded.
Origin: ob- + lanceolate
lanceolate in the reversed order, that is, narrowing toward the point of attachment more than toward the apex
Origin: [Pref. ob- + lanceolate.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ob-lan′se-o-lāt, adj. (bot.) shaped like the head of a lance reversed, as a leaf.
The numerical value of oblanceolate in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of oblanceolate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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