lunate (adjective; variant spelling: luniform) – crescent-shaped, like a waning moon (fromLatin: luna), i. e., broad and slightly curved with pointed ends. Related terms: falcate, bicornute.
This page is part of the LIAS Glossary. It is closely interlinked with the other LIAS projects: LIAS • LIAS light • LIAS names • LIAS gtm. See also Cooperating Websites
Many pages in the LIAS Glossary is in need of further revisions. Please contribute. Criticism as well as collaboration is welcome!