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interdigitate

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intransitive verb in·ter·dig·i·tate \-ˈdij-ə-ˌtāt\

Medical Definition of interdigitate

interdigitated; interdigitating

  1. 1:  to become interlocked like the fingers of folded hands <thick myosin filaments interdigitate with the thin actin filaments—J. M. Squire>

  2. 2:  to undergo intercuspation <these teeth do not interdigitate completely—J. A. Glassman>

interdigitation \-ˌdij-ə-ˈtā-shən\play noun



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