serrulation

[ ser-yuh-ley-shuhn, ser-uh- ]
/ ˌsɛr yəˈleɪ ʃən, ˌsɛr ə- /

noun

serrulate condition or form.
a fine or minute serration.

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Origin of serrulation

First recorded in 1815–25; serrulate + -ion
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British Dictionary definitions for serrulation

serrulation
/ (ˌsɛrʊˈleɪʃən) /

noun

any of the notches in a serrulate object
the condition of being serrulate
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