crenulation

[ kren-yuh-ley-shuh n ]
/ ˌkrɛn yəˈleɪ ʃən /

noun

a minute crenation.
the state of being crenulate.

Nearby words

  1. crenellated,
  2. crenelle,
  3. crenocyte,
  4. crenshaw melon,
  5. crenulate,
  6. creodont,
  7. creole,
  8. creole continuum,
  9. creole tomato,
  10. creole-fish

Origin of crenulation

First recorded in 1840–50; crenulate + -ion

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British Dictionary definitions for crenulation

crenulation

/ (ˌkrɛnjʊˈleɪʃən) /

noun

any of the teeth or notches of a crenulate structure
a crenulate formation
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