denticle

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noun den·ti·cle \ˈden-ti-kəl\

Definition of denticle

  1. :  a conical pointed projection (as a small tooth)

Origin and Etymology of denticle

Middle English, from Latin denticulus, diminutive of dent-, dens


First Known Use: 14th century


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noun den·ti·cle \ˈdent-i-kəl\

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