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cuspidate

adjective cus·pi·date \ˈkəs-pə-ˌdāt\

Definition of CUSPIDATE

:  having a cusp :  terminating in a point <a cuspidate leaf> <cuspidate molars>

Origin of CUSPIDATE

Latin cuspidatus, past participle of cuspidare to make pointed, from cuspid-, cuspis point
First Known Use: 1692

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cuspidate

adjective cus·pi·date \ˈkəs-pə-ˌdāt\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CUSPIDATE

:  having a cusp :  terminating in a point <cuspidate molars>

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