crenulated

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adjective cren·u·lat·ed \ˈkren-yə-ˌlā-təd\
variants: or

crenulate

play \-lət, -ˌlāt\

Definition of crenulated

  1. :  having an irregularly wavy or serrate outline a crenulated shoreline

crenulation

play \ˌkren-yə-ˈlā-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of crenulated

New Latin crenulatus, from crenula, diminutive of Medieval Latin crena


First Known Use: 1777


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