crenate

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adjective cre·nate \ˈkrē-ˌnāt\
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crenated

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Definition of crenate

  1. :  having the margin or surface cut into rounded scallops a crenate leaf

Origin and Etymology of crenate

New Latin crenatus, from Medieval Latin crena notch


First Known Use: 1688

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