Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to a nail or claw; bearing claws; ungual.
  • Of the length of an unguis or human finger-nail; about half an inch long.

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

  • adjective Of or pertaining to a claw or a nail; ungual.

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

  • adjective Of or pertaining to a claw or nail; ungual.

Etymologies

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Latin unguiculus, diminutive of unguis a nail.

Examples

  • XSL 9 unguicular. petiolata: prima fimpliciter ovata, acuta, tenuia, glabra, fub florefceU '' ti? erutnpencia, dein ternata.

    Summa plantarum

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