from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Shaped like a scimitar; as an acinaciform leaf.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Scimeter-shaped.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, resembling a simitar in shape: as, an acinaciform leaf, one which has one edge convex and thin, the other straighter and thick, as in species of Mesembryanthemum; an acinaciform pod, as of some beans.


Latin acinaces ("short sword") +‎ -form. Compare French acinaciforme. (Wiktionary)


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