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cuspidal

[kuhs-pi-dl] /ˈkʌs pɪ dl/
adjective
1.
of, like, or having a cusp; cuspidate.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; < Latin cuspid- (stem of cuspis) point + -al1
Related forms
intercuspidal, adjective
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cuspidate

/ˈkʌspɪˌdeɪt/
adjective
1.
having a cusp or cusps
2.
(esp of leaves) narrowing to a point
Word Origin
C17: from Latin cuspidāre to make pointed, from cuspis a point
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