oblanceolate

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oblanceolate
oblanceolate leaf

ob·lan·ce·o·late

 (ŏb-lăn′sē-ə-lāt′)
adj. Botany
Lance-shaped, with the thin end at the base: an oblanceolate leaf.

oblanceolate

(ɒbˈlɑːnsɪəlɪt; -ˌleɪt)
adj
(Botany) botany (esp of leaves) having a rounded apex and a tapering base

ob•lan•ce•o•late

(ɒbˈlæn si ə lɪt, -ˌleɪt)

adj.
tapering toward the base, as a leaf.
[1840–50]
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Adj.1.oblanceolate - (of a leaf shape) having a broad rounded apex and a tapering base
unsubdivided, simple - (botany) of leaf shapes; of leaves having no divisions or subdivisions