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

Definition of tricuspid

  1. 1 :  having three cusps a tricuspid molar

  2. 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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noun tri·cus·pid

Definition of tricuspid

  1. :  a tricuspid anatomical structure having three projections: such asa :  a tooth having three cuspsb :  tricuspid valve

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. 1:  having three cusps tricuspid molars

  2. 2:  of, relating to, or involving the tricuspid valve of the heart tricuspid disease


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tricuspid

noun tri·cus·pid

Medical Definition of tricuspid

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


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