crenate definition

  • adjective:
    • Having a margin with low, curved or scalloped forecasts: a crenate leaf.
    • Having round or dull teeth on its margin; scalloped.
    • obtaining the margin slice into rounded teeth notches, or scallops.
    • having a margin with rounded scallops
  • noun:
    • Any sodium or ester of crenic acid
    • A zigzag or tooth-shaped work, or notch, in a wall or type of fortifications; a crenelle.
    • A salt of crenic acid.
  • others:
    • Notched; indented; scalloped.
    • In entomology, having indentations, not adequate to be called teeth, the exterior overview that is rounded: said of a margin.
    • In fortification, same as crenelated. See in addition crenelle.
    • Also crenated.

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