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A Grammatical Dictionary of Botanical Latin

 
widely, broadly: late (adv.), compar. latius (adv.), superl. latissime (adv.); laxe (adv.) 'widely, spaciously, loosely,' very widely: perlate (adv.), ‘very widely;’ opp. anguste (adv.), narrowly); distanter (adv.) distantly, opp. arcte (adv.), ‘closely, tightly;’

- broadly ovate: late ovatus. narrowly ovate: anguste ovatus. very broadly ovate: perlate ovatus, latissime ovatus.

- pedicellis late patentibus, with the pedicels broadly spreading.

- laminis primo late deinde arcte dispositis, with blades at first widely finally closely spaced.

- cheilocystidia distanter sparsa, cyeilocystidia widely scattered.
widely, extensively, far: porrecte (adv.), comp. porrectius, farther; see widespread.

widened, spread out, separated: laxatus,-a,-um (part.A), q.v.

widened, made wide: dilatatus,-a,-um (part. A), latus factus; in latum crescens; see distant;

- planta et base et apice dilatata, plant both at the base and apex widened.

widening, spreading out (verb): laxans,-antis (part.B), q.v.; see expanding.

Widening (noun), expansion, dilation: dilatatio,-onis (s.f.III), abl. sg. dilatatione: a swelling, a widening, expansion, widened part; expansio,-onis (s.f.III), abl. sg. expansione, ‘an out-spreading, out-stretching, an expansion

 

A work in progress, presently with preliminary A through R, and S, and with S (in part) through Z essentially completed.
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