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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Shaped like a needle; long and very slender, with one or both ends sharp; acicular: applied in botany to the leaves of the pine, fir, yew, and other coniferous trees.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. narrow and long and pointed; as pine leaves


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