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denticulation

[den-tik-yuh-ley-shuh n] /dɛnˌtɪk yəˈleɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the state or form of being denticulate.
2.
a denticle.
3.
a series of denticles.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; denticulate + -ion
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Examples from the web for denticulation
  • The building features a full entablature with denticulation along with cornice, and a pedimented gable.
  • Mantels are of wood with denticulation below the mantel shelves.
British Dictionary definitions for denticulation

denticulation

/dɛnˌtɪkjʊˈleɪʃən/
noun
1.
a denticulate structure
2.
a less common word for denticle
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