(biology) flattened and having two edges: ancipital stems
ancipital an·cip·i·tal (ān-sĭp’ĭ-tl) or an·cip·i·tate (-ĭ-tāt’) or an·cip·i·tous (-ĭ-təs)
Of or being two-headed or two-edged.
a peak of Mount Sorata. noun one of the two peaks of Mount Sorata
the elbow. Architecture. a bracket or console, as one supporting part of a cornice. Historical Examples However, he was very gallant, and we were soon on our way to ancon. Droll Stories of Isthmian Life Evelyn Saxton It will be better for you to take a coach and ride to the hospital at ancon. Droll […]
an altarpiece, usually consisting of a painted panel or panels, reliefs, or statues set in an elaborate frame. a seaport in E Italy, on the Adriatic Sea. one of a Mediterranean breed of chickens having mottled black-and-white plumage. Contemporary Examples The fliers, ancona explained, are meant to educate people on what rights they legally have […]
the elbow. Architecture. a bracket or console, as one supporting part of a cornice. Historical Examples anconal aspect of the distal extremity of the right humerus of “Meleagris antiquus” of Marsh. The Wild Turkey and Its Hunting Edward A. McIlhenny noun (pl) ancones (æŋˈkəʊniːz) (architect) a projecting bracket or console supporting a cornice a former […]