incisory

[in-sahy-zuh-ree]

adjective

adapted for cutting, as the incisor teeth.

Nearby words

  1. incisive papilla,
  2. incisively,
  3. incisor,
  4. incisor canal,
  5. incisors,
  6. incisure,
  7. incite,
  8. incitement,
  9. incitive,
  10. incivil

Origin of incisory

First recorded in 1585–95; incisor + -y1

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