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- adj. circinate; coiled from the apex towards the base
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Circinate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In botany, rolled spirally downward. See circinate, a.
- In entomology, rolled spirally backward and inward: applied to the proboscis of a haustellate insect, as a butterfly.
Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)