Origin of cuspidate
Examples from the Web for cuspidate
Leaves much smaller, less oblique at the base, finely and regularly crenate, acuminate rather than cuspidate.Woodland Gleanings|Charles Tilt
Cuspidate: prickly pointed; ending in a sharp point; with an acuminated point ending in a bristle.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
The serrations tend to be more nearly crenulate than cuspidate.Two New Pelycosaurs from the Lower Permian of Oklahoma|Richard C. Fox
Polar spines three-sided prismatic, cuspidate, about as long as the axis of the shell.
Cuspidate, tipped with a sharp and rigid point; as in Fig. 140.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray