10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ANCIPITAL»
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Binary Quadratic Forms: Classical Theory and Modern Computations
As will be seen shortly, ancipital and ambiguous forms correspond; we use the
ancipital forms to simplify the basic algebra involved, especially for positive even
discriminant, since the ancipital forms expose as the third coefficient the "rest" of ...
Encyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal dictionary of arts, ...
Root perennial ; culms troin two to three feet high, ancipital, naked, and rugged at
the top, having four or five smooth pur- plissi knots or joints, and three leaves,
with ancipital villole or rugged Ihejths, fh.aply keeled; leaves fix inches or more in
John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex), 1810
Root perennial; culms from two- to three feet high, ancipital, naked, "and rugged
at the' top, having four or five smooth purplish knots' or join-ts, and three leaves,
with ancipital villose or rugged sheaths, sharply keeled; leaves six inches or ...
Stem with numerous ancipital, opposite branches, with scaly bark. Leaves linear-
lanceolate, acute, thin, mucronate, with a white point. Flowers axillary and
terminal, near the summits of the branches. Se- pals unequal, lanceolate,
attenuate at ...
A Manual of Botany Adapted to the Productions of the ...
1-2 feet. 4. H. Aureum, Amoenum. Stem much branched, branches ancipital.
Leaves oval, oblong, with slightly undulated margin, glaucous beneath. Flowers
axillary, solitary. Sepals ovate, acute. Pttals ovate reflexed. Stamens very
The American botanist and florist: including lessons in the ...
8— 12Л 4 H. proli fleam L. Branches ancipital, smooth; lvs. oblong-lanceolate,
obtuse; cymes compound, leafy : sepals unequal, leafy, ovate, cuspidate. M. W. 3
— 4f. t ß. Нгмя11ТЪг*т, Branches, lvs. and rts. crowded, and smaller. Lvs.l'. Fis. fi"
The language of botany: being a dictionary of the terms made ...
Anceps caulis (an ancipital stem). Angu- lis duobus oppojitls acutiufculus. Two-
edged or double-edged. Flatted, and rather sharp with two opposite angles. This
is the common form of the ancipital stem, but it may have more angles than two ...
Flora Cestrica: An Herborizing Companion for the Young ...
Stem 1 to 2 feet hlgfa, marked with a prominent line on opposite sides, but not
ancipital. Leaves usually overtopping the stem. Flowers 3 to б or 8 in a terminal
raceme, smaller and more yellow than the preceding. Hah. Wet meadows ; along
English Vocabulary Builder
In the test phrase: 'His ancipital remarks', the word is thought by 29 per cent of
college seniors to mean thoughtless, heedless, careless. This is perhaps a
confusion of ancipital, two-edged, doubtful, with precipitate, headlong, over-hasty
Fr. September. This plant is believed to kill sheep and other animals. In some
places it is called Sheep-poison, Lamb-kill, and Lamb Laurel. 3. KALMIA
GLAUCA, Ail, Swamp Laurel. Branches ancipital; leaves opposite, nearly sessile,