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retroserrulate

[re-troh-ser-yuh-lit, -leyt, -ser-uh-] /ˌrɛ troʊˈsɛr yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt, -ˈsɛr ə-/
adjective, Botany, Zoology
1.
having tiny retrorse teeth or barbs.
Origin of retroserrulate
1820-1830
1820-30; retro- + serrulate
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