acicular

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin acicula.

Adjective[edit]

acicular (not comparable)

Acicular leaf.
  1. Needle-shaped; slender like a needle or bristle.
  2. Having sharp points like needles.
  3. (botany) Of a leaf, slender and pointed, needle-like.

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Adjective[edit]

acicular m, f (plural aciculares, comparable)

  1. acicular (needle-shaped)