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Curved or sickle-shaped; falcate.

[Latin falx, falc-, sickle + -form.]
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(ˈfæl səˌfɔrm)

sickle-shaped; falcate.
[1760–70; < Latin falc-, s. of falx sickle + I- + -form]
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Adj.1.falciform - curved like a sickle; "a falcate leaf"; "falcate claws"; "the falcate moon"
curved, curving - having or marked by a curve or smoothly rounded bend; "the curved tusks of a walrus"; "his curved lips suggested a smile but his eyes were hard"
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