Definition of indentation
2a : an angular cut (such as a notch) or something resembling such a cut in an edge indentations along the edge of a leaf
b : a usually deep recess (as along a coastline) a coastline with many indentations
2 : dent Test [the fish] by depressing the flesh with a finger; it should spring back to its original shape leaving no indentation.— Carole Sugarman
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