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indentation

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1 a sunken area forming a separate space
  • the previous occupant's furniture had left some fairly noticeable indentations in the carpet

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2 a V-shaped cut usually on an edge or a surface
  • deep indentations along the edge of the leaf

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The first known use of indentation was in the 15th century

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“Indentation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/indentation. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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