adjective. (of a leaf shape) like an arrow head without flaring base lobes.
- sagitta (Latin)
noun. a leaf shaped like an arrow head.
- sagittiform leaf
Example sentences of the word sagittate
1. Noun, singular or mass
The Alocasia has sagittate or cordate leaves that can grow to a height of 8 inches to 3 feet.
Their tips are rounded, and their bases are sagittate (in some varieties, cordate).