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

  • adjective Small and lunular.
  • adjective Having crescent-shaped markings.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Shaped like a new moon; narrowly crescented.
  • In zoology, having one or several small crescentic markings.

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

  • adjective (Bot. & Zoöl.) Resembling a small crescent.

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

  • adjective botany, zoology Resembling a small crescent.

Etymologies

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See lunula.

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