adjective. ['ˈlænsiːəˌleɪt'] (of a leaf shape) shaped like a lance head; narrow and tapering to a pointed apex.
Words that Rhyme with Lanceolate
Example sentences of the word lanceolate
1. Verb, base form
Leaves of the 27 species of physalis vary from ovate and heart-shaped to lanceolate.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Mango leaves are long and narrow, which is also called lanceolate.
Most are lanceolate, meaning they have an elongated appearance with a rounded base.