cuspate


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cuspate

(kŭs′pāt′) also

cuspated

(-pā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Having a cusp.
2. Shaped like a cusp.
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M3 occlusal surface: 0 = cuspate with a distinct paracone, protocone, and hypocone; 1 = lophate with 3 lophs; 2 = lophate with 2 lophs.
This was caused by the attack of storm waves with extreme high runup levels, which reached the cliff base with less energy dissipation due to localized lowering and narrowing of the beach in front of the cliff, these corresponding to one of rip-current embayments of a cuspate shoreline formed by storm waves.