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serrated

[ser-ey-tid, suh-rey-] /ˈsɛr eɪ tɪd, səˈreɪ-/
adjective
1.
having a notched edge or sawlike teeth, especially for cutting; serrate:
the serrated blade of a bread knife.
2.
Origin of serrated
1695-1705
First recorded in 1695-1705; serrate + -ed2
Related forms
subserrated, adjective
unserrated, adjective
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serrated

adjective (səˈreɪtɪd)
1.
having a notched or sawlike edge
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serrated

adj.

1703, past participle adjective based on Latin serratus (see serrate (adj.)). Serrating "sawing" attested from 1590s, but serrate as a transitive verb not attested before 1750 according to OED.

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