denticulation

[den-tik-yuh-ley-shuh n]

noun

the state or form of being denticulate.
a denticle.
a series of denticles.

Nearby words

  1. dentex,
  2. denti-,
  3. denticle,
  4. denticulate,
  5. denticulately,
  6. dentiform,
  7. dentifrice,
  8. dentigerous,
  9. dentigerous cyst,
  10. dentil

Origin of denticulation

First recorded in 1675–85; denticulate + -ion

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British Dictionary definitions for denticulation

denticulation

noun

a denticulate structure
a less common word for denticle
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