hastate


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hastate

[′ha‚stāt]
(biology)
Shaped like an arrowhead with divergent barbs.
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Leaf shapes were mostly cordate or ovate (Mesoamerican categories) and only occasionally hastate, an Andean category.
Promising amateur Ben Hitchcott showed great skill in the saddle to deliver Night Thyne with a perfectly timed challenge to get the better of Hastate in the two-mile-six-furlong handicap hurdle.
The shock of the day came in the novice handicap hurdle, in which Rupert Wakley and the outsider Emphatic, who was blinkered for the first time, came home six lengths clear of Hastate after making all.
No fewer than 199 tickets were still alive before the Sun pounds 2 Million Tote Scoop6 Novices' Handicap Hurdle, but only one remained after the five-year-old, wearing blinkers for the first time, had beaten Hastate, himself
Hastate was well on the way to showing improved form when unseating his rider at the third-last flight in the novices' handicap hurdle.
William Jarvis watched keenly as Dower House (Wally Hood) got the better of Hastate (Derek McGaffin).
Jarvis had gone 12 weeks and 67 runners without a winner before Hastate ended the drought at Folkestone last Thursday, and to confirm that was no false dawn, Ingenious landed a valuable nursery at Newmarket on Saturday.
Adrian Nicholls scored his 20th win of the season on Hastate in the concluding apprentices' handicap.