Definition of lanceolateCategorized under "General"
Definition as written by spklatt:
Refers to the shape of a leaf or leaflet that is 2 or 3 times as long as it is wide, widest in the middle and tapering to a pointed tip.
Compare with oblanceolate.
Definition as written by palmbob:
most cycad and palm leaves are lanceolate- all the leaflets on this cycad (Zamia furfuracea) are perfect examples of lanceolate leaves
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