panduriform

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj panduriform (of a leaf shape) having rounded ends and a contracted center
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Panduriform Obovate, with a concavity in each side, like the body of a violin; fiddle-shaped; as, a panduriform leaf; panduriform color markings of an animal.
    • Panduriform (Bot) Shaped like a fiddle; -- of a leaf.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • panduriform pandurate.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Panduriform fiddle-shaped
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. pandura, a pandore + -form,: cf. F. panduriforme,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. pandoura, a 3-stringed instrument, invented by Pan.