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sinuate

[′sin·yə‚wət]
(botany)
Having a wavy margin with strong indentations.
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1C) with deep cavity, to some extent V-shaped, laterally sinuate and medially excavated, ventroposterior margin (Fig.
0), anterior border deeply sinuate medially, with margin raised, surface slightly convex, with scarce punctures and scattered long setae.
Veins Protruding, primary (midrib) Primary (midrib) and secondary rectilinear and secondary (not sinuate and not rectilinear (not curved) with 10-13 sinuate) with secondary veins more then 12 (till 15) secondary veins.
Genital atrium usually orange when freshly dissected but sometimes white, penis white with at least slightly sinuate outline, strongly reflexed, usually narrower than vas deferens at and near their junction, penis lacking internal penial pouch, average total penis length = 10.
Baccharis pentlandii has bulbiferous flagellate trichomes with long apical cell, which is a common type within medicinal species, but it can be distinguished by its sinuate anticlinal epidermal cell walls on abaxial surface.
My imaginary Toronto was much like Beijing or Shanghai, with modern high-rises spreading cross the city, the same movie showing in the theatre, the same Gap and CK merchandise in the stores and the same music playing, but certainly without the carmine walls of the Forbidden City, the sinuate bridges over the water in the Winter Palace or the soft voices of women speaking Shanghai dialect.
A pair of legs tiptoeing at the edge of black water and the bold, sinuate script that reads "Racing Towards Something"; the cover of Bowie's Diamond Dogs; Chris, asleep in her tent, with a pair of boots, a sharp stick, Tampax, Marlboro Reds, a gun, a flashlight, a paperback of Tom Wolfe's The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test; a close-up of the forest floor: dead leaves, chicken bones, a ring-pull beer-can tab, a Snickers wrapper.
Paraclypei slightly shorter than clypeus, apically acute, lateral margins slightly sinuate with distinct tooth on anterior portion; length of antennal segment I 1.
Stridulatory file of left elytron (Figs 6-7) slightly sinuate consists of 95 to 110 teeth; shortest distance between proximal and distal end 2.
Interestingly, in the tipulid Limonia simulans (Walker), sexual dimorphism was also observed in the shape of the last tarsal segments that in males are sinuate on their inner surface, while in females these segments are linear (Adler & Adler 1991).
31) punctures fine and sparsely laying hairs on the marginal sides, with superficial weak microsculpture, anterior margin concave, lateral sides slightly sinuate and margins narrow toward posterior and posterior angles slightly protrude, media line strongly conspicuous and reddish-brown, posterior angles with 1 seta, basal depressions slightly marked (Fig.