cordate
[ kawr-deyt ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Mid 17th centuy; Latin from Latin cordatus ‘wise’ (in modern Latin ‘heart-shaped’), from cor, cord- ‘heart’
Synonyms
  • unsubdivided
  • simple
  • cordiform
  • heart-shaped
Antonyms
  • compound
  • rough
  • fancy
Definition
heart-shaped
Example
The plant is easily recognizable due to its cordate leaves.
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