[ se-rey-shuhn ]
/ sɛˈreɪ ʃən /
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Also ser·ra·ture [ser-uh-cher]. /ˈsɛr ə tʃər/.
Words nearby serration
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Example sentences from the Web for serration
These flakes were removed alternately from opposite faces, making the serration projections rather sharp.Handbook of Alabama Archaeology: Part I Point Types|James W. Cambron
Shows marked traces of the Chinese forms of the pear in shape, serration, thickness and size of leaf.The Pears of New York|U. P. Hedrick
British Dictionary definitions for serration
less commonly serrature (ˈsɛrətʃə)
/ (səˈreɪʃən) /
the state or condition of being serrated
a row of notches or toothlike projections on an edge
a single notch
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Medical definitions for serration
[ sə-rā′shən, sĕ- ]
The state of being serrate.
A series or set of teeth or notches.
A single tooth or notch in a serrate edge.
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