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- adj. Two-edged instead of round; said of certain flattened stems, such as those of blue grass, and rarely also of leaves.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Two-edged instead of round; -- said of certain flattened stems, as those of blue grass, and rarely also of leaves.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as ancipitous
- In zoology and botany, two-edged.
This is the common form of the ancipital ftcm, but it may have more angles than two; for Linneus gives not only digonus
There is alfo an ancipital leaf, having two prominent longitudinal angles, with a convex difk •, as in Sifyrhichium.