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corticate

 [kor´tĭ-kāt]
having a cortex or bark.
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corticate

(kôr′tĭ-kĭt, -kāt′) also

corticated

(-kāt′ĭd)
adj.
Having a cortex or a similar specialized outer layer.
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destriana by the complete absence of cortication and the elongate terminal cells of the determinate branches.
The degree of cortication of the margins dictate the definition of its borders radiographically and tooth displacement and root resorption are features of aggressive lesions.