bladelike


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bladelike

(ˈbleɪdˌlaɪk)
adj
resembling a blade
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Adj.1.bladelike - shaped like a sword bladebladelike - shaped like a sword blade; "the iris has an ensiform leaf"
unsubdivided, simple - (botany) of leaf shapes; of leaves having no divisions or subdivisions
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According to a new study published in the (http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02724634.2018.1546732) Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology , Otodus obliquus, the (www.ibtimes.com/megalodon-shark-extinction-may-have-been-caused-great-white-sharks-research-says-2763523) megalodon shark 's earliest ancestors that lived between 60 million to 40 million years ago, did not have gigantic bladelike teeth.
The pandan is an upright, green plant with fan-shaped sprays of long, narrow, bladelike leaves and woody aerial roots.
They had bladelike teeth and lived in habitats that ranged from woodlands with streams to river deltas, occasionally feeding in the brackish waters of shallow equatorial coasts.
A UO student struggling with addiction paints a bright red vortex bordered by black bladelike shapes.
The plant is an erect green plant with fan-shaped sprays of long, narrow, bladelike leaves and woody aerial roots which are about 4 inches (10 cm) long.
errors opened & the sun taken bladelike to that cache.
The faces of Cuzco are unchanged and go back ages before the conquest, the long, narrow noses, bladelike cheekbones and obsidian eyes of this noble race.
Its general morphology is bladelike, laterally-compressed and it is possible to observe the trace of denticles that have been eroded.
Festucula have a simple, bladelike embolus fused immovably to the tegulum, bearing a retrolateral bump (Maddison 1987), and belong to the subfamily Heliophaninae (sensu Proszynski 1976; Maddison & Hedin 2003).
fistulata, the upper canines have a smooth anterior face with no sulci; first lower premolar not enlarged and bladelike shape as in A.
compressed and bladelike; body covered by irregularly scattered thornlike denticles, varying from small to large, some fused in groups and may form large plates; body colour was brown above and paler below with red blotches.