Uncinate meaning

ŭn'sə-nāt', -nĭt
Bent at the end like a hook.

Uncinate process of the pancreas; uncinate trichomes.

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Bent like a hook; hooked.
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Bent at the end like a hook.

Uncinate process of the pancreas; uncinate trichomes.

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(botany) Hooked at the end.
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(anatomy) Hooked in appearance.
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Origin of uncinate

  • Latin uncīnātus from uncīnus barb from uncus hook
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Latin uncÄ«nātus, from uncÄ«nus (“hook, barb").
    From Wiktionary