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acute: pointed, having a short sharp apex, the converging edges forming an angle of less than 900. Fig. 6 D. cf. obtuse.



Fig. 6. Leaf Apices. A, subulate; B, aristate; C, acuminate; D, acute; E, obtuse; F, truncate; G, emarginate; H, retuse; I, obcordate; J, hooked; K, mucronate.
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