lingulate

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lin·gu·late

 (lĭng′gyə-lāt′)
adj.
Shaped like a tongue: lingulate petals.

[Latin lingulātus, from lingula, diminutive of lingua, tongue; see lingua.]

lingulate

(ˈlɪŋɡjʊˌleɪt) or

lingulated

adj
shaped like a tongue: a lingulate leaf.
[C19: from Latin lingulātus]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.lingulate - shaped like a tonguelingulate - shaped like a tongue      
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
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