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The radicle and plumule form a small subglobose unit, the embryonic axis, whose acuminate lower end extends into the micropyle.
It is a luxuriant plant with opposite oblong and obvoate leaves which abruptly acuminate apically and are obtuse to basally rounded.
Anterior margin of carapace slightly acuminate with less obtuse cardinal angle than posterior margin.
Both the anterior and posterior rims of the pleurocoel are rounded rather than angular or acuminate.
The jewel beetle, Melanophila acuminate, is a living fire detector.
In place of these, we analyzed timing of anthesis, presence or absence of seed wings and pistillate racemes, and prevalence of acuminate leaf apices and attenuate leaf bases.
The orbicular-shaped mutant leaves are further characterized by the leaf apex, which is retuse in contrast to the acuminate apex of leaves of wild-type plants.
Leaves on mature plants exposed to full sun are narrower and hastate, usually only slightly acuminate, and truncate or slightly tapering at the base, not cordate.
The calyx is thick, pentamerous, gamosepalous with small rounded to slightly acuminate calyx lobes that show traces of a midvein.
They are also pinnately veined with entire margin and an acuminate or acute apex.
The US FDA and ANMAT also approved the product for the treatment of refractory and recurring external condylomata acuminate.
On older trees, the leaves are generally 5-15 cm long, unlobed, cordate at the base and rounded to acuminate at the tip, and serrated on the margins.
Leaves are in whorls of three, elliptic lanceolate or obovate, bright green above, pale green below, tip acute or acuminate, base slender and petioles long.
Visible lesions or warts, known as condylomata acuminate, may be seen.
Examples from Classical Literature
Tail short, even, the shafts very strong, and prolonged into acuminate points.
Leaves much smaller, less oblique at the base, finely and regularly crenate, acuminate rather than cuspidate.
The distal end is usually sharply acute, but may approach an acuminate type.
The second glume is ovate or ovate-lanceolate, acuminate or awned, 5-nerved, lateral nerves being marginal and hairy.
The second glume is chartaceous, lanceolate, acuminate, 1-nerved and with a smooth rounded keel.
The second glume is lanceolate, acuminate, equal to or a little longer than the third glume with a scabrid keel.
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