tridentate

tridentate

[trahy-den-teyt]
adjective
having three teeth or toothlike parts or processes.

Origin:
1745–55; trident + -ate1

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tridentate or tridental (traɪˈdɛnteɪt)
 
adj
anatomy, botany having three prongs, teeth, or points
 
tridental or tridental
 
adj

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tridentate tri·den·tate (trī-děn'tāt')
adj.
Three-toothed; three-pronged.

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