Definition of Denticulate

1. Adjective. Having a very finely toothed margin.

Similar to: Rough



Definition of Denticulate

1. a. Furnished with denticles; notched into little toothlike projections; as, a denticulate leaf of calyx.

Definition of Denticulate

1. Adjective. (botany zoology) Finely dentate, as a leaf edge; bearing many small toothlike structures. ¹

2. Adjective. (architecture) Having dentils. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Denticulate

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Denticulate

1. Finely toothed. (09 Oct 1997)

Denticulate Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Denticulate Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Denticulate

dentels
dentes
dentes acustici
dentex
dentexes
denti-
dentia
dentia praecox
dentia tarda
dential
denticities
denticity
denticle
denticles
denticulate (current term)
denticulate hymen
denticulate leaf
denticulate ligament
denticulated
denticulation
denticulations
denticule
denticules
dentiferous
dentiform
dentifrice
dentifrices
dentigerous
dentigerous cyst

Literary usage of Denticulate

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Manual of the Infusoria: Including a Description of All Known Flagellate by William Saville-Kent (1880)
"Animalcules similar to those of Trichodina, but the adherent sucking- disc or acetabulum provided with a simply striated, non-denticulate corneous ring ..."

2. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Scienceedited by Biologists Limited, The Company of. edited by Biologists Limited, The Company of. (1868)
"1st lateral reflexed, denticulate. 2nd and 3rd narrower, and finely denticulate. 3. ... 2nd lateral narrow, not so much produced, denticulate. ..."

3. Mosses with Hand-lens and Microscope: A Non-technical Hand-book of the More by Abel Joel Grout (1903)
"... plicate, denticulate, papillose at back, with two slender parallel costae extending about % the length of the leaf; basal cells thick-walled, pitted, ..."

4. Class-book of Botany: Being Outlines of the Structure, Physiology and by Alphonso Wood (1861)
"Lvs. 2 to 4' by 8 to 15", usually denticulate Fis. on short pedicels, few or numerous, in a superb, nodding raceme. Bracts linear-subulate, much shorter ..."

5. Manual of Botany for North America: Containing Generic and Specific by Amos Eaton (1836)
"2Í-) erect, small, pubescent: leaves sessile, lance-oblong, acute, nerved, mucronate-denticulate: flowers few, terminal, very long peduncled: teeth of the ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Denticulate

Search for Denticulate on Dictionary.com!Search for Denticulate on Thesaurus.com!Search for Denticulate on Google!Search for Denticulate on Wikipedia!

Search