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tricuspid

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adjective tri·cus·pid \(ˌ)trī-ˈkəs-pəd\

Definition of tricuspid

  1. :  having three cusps <a tricuspid molar>



Origin of tricuspid

Latin tricuspid-, tricuspis, from tri- + cuspid-, cuspis point


First Known Use: 1834


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tricuspid

noun tri·cus·pid

Definition of tricuspid

  1. :  a tricuspid anatomical structure; especially :  a tooth having three cusps



1856

First Known Use of tricuspid

1856


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