acuminate

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acuminate

[ə′kyüm·ə·nət]
(botany)
Tapered to a slender point, especially referring to leaves.
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According to this initiative, the Ministry of Social Affairs extends a humanitarian acumination invitation to the community members and the private and public sectors to participate in applying for the Award.
Sometimes the lateral planes are nearly destitute of striae, though the faces of the acumination are always smooth and splendent.