Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as ancipitous
  • In zoology and botany, two-edged.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Bot.) Two-edged instead of round; -- said of certain flattened stems, as those of blue grass, and rarely also of leaves.

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  • adjective botany Two-edged instead of round; said of certain flattened stems, such as those of blue grass, and rarely also of leaves.

Etymologies

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Latin anceps.

Examples

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  • Two-edged.

    June 4, 2008