Fas*tig"i*ate (?), Fas*tig"i*a`ted (?), a. [L. fastigium gable end, top, height, summit.]


Narrowing towards the top.

2. Bot.

Clustered, parallel, and upright, as the branches of the Lombardy poplar; pointed.

3. Zool.

United into a conical bundle, or into a bundle with an enlarged head, like a sheaf of wheat.


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