Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Shaped like a crescent.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having a form like that of the new moon; shaped like a small crescent; lunulate.
  • In conchology, pertaining to the lunule of pelecypods.

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

  • adjective (Bot.) Having a form like that of the new moon; shaped like a crescent; lunate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective botany Having a form like that of the new moon; crescent-shaped.

Etymologies

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Compare French lunulaire. See lunula.

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