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tricuspid

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adjective tri·cus·pid \ (ˌ)trī-ˈkəs-pəd \

Definition of tricuspid

1 :having three cusps
  • a tricuspid molar
2 :of, relating to, or involving the tricuspid valve of the heart
  • tricuspid regurgitation

Origin and Etymology of tricuspid

Latin tricuspid-, tricuspis, from tri- + cuspid-, cuspis point


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tricuspid

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Definition of tricuspid

:a tricuspid anatomical structure having three projections: such as
a :a tooth having three cusps

First Known Use of tricuspid

1856


Medical Dictionary

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tricuspid

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adjective tri·cus·pid \ (ˈ)trī-ˈkəs-pəd \

medical Definition of tricuspid

1 :having three cusps
  • tricuspid molars
2 :of, relating to, or involving the tricuspid valve of the heart
  • tricuspid disease

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tricuspid

noun

medical Definition of tricuspid

:a tricuspid anatomical structure; especially :a tooth having three cusps

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