noun \ˈden-ti-kəl\

Definition of DENTICLE

:  a conical pointed projection (as a small tooth)

Origin of DENTICLE

Middle English, from Latin denticulus, diminutive of dent-, dens
First Known Use: 14th century

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noun \ˈdent-i-kəl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DENTICLE


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