dentate suture


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Related to dentate suture: denticulate suture, serrate suture

ser·rate su·ture

[TA]
one with opposing margins that present deep sawlike indentations, as with most of the sagittal suture.
Synonym(s): sutura serrata [TA], dentate suture

ser·rate su·ture

(ser'āt sū'chŭr) [TA]
One with opposing margins that present deep, sawlike indentations, as in most of the sagittal suture.
Synonym(s): dentate suture.

dentate suture

An osseous suture consisting of long and toothlike processes between the involved bony segments.
See also: suture

ser·rate su·ture

(sĕr'āt sū'chŭr) [TA]
One with opposing margins that present deep sawlike indentations, as with most of the sagittal suture.
Synonym(s): dentate suture.