serrulate, serrulated

Finely serrate. [L. serrula, a small saw, dim. of serra]

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  • Serrulated — Serrulate Ser rulate, Serrulated Ser ru*la ted, a. [L. serrula a little saw, dim. of serra a saw.] Finely serrate; having very minute teeth. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Serrulate — Ser rulate, Serrulated Ser ru*la ted, a. [L. serrula a little saw, dim. of serra a saw.] Finely serrate; having very minute teeth. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • serrulate — [ser′yo͞o lit, ser′əlit; ser′yo͞olāt΄, ser′əlāt΄] adj. [ModL serrulatus < L serrula, dim. of serra, a saw] having small, fine teeth or notches along the edge; finely serrate: also serrulated …   English World dictionary

  • serrulate — /ser yeuh lit, layt , ser euh /, adj. finely or minutely serrate, as a leaf. Also, serrulated. [1785 95; < NL serrulatus, equiv. to L serrul(a) small saw (see SERRATE, ULE1) + atus ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • serrulate — /ˈsɛrəleɪt/ (say seruhlayt), / lət/ (say luht) adjective finely or minutely serrate, as a leaf. Also, serrulated. {New Latin serrulātus, from Latin serrula, diminutive of serra saw} …   Australian English dictionary

  • serrulated — adjective see serrulate …   Useful english dictionary

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