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serrated

 [ser´āt-ed]
having a sawlike edge or border.

ser·rate

, serrated (ser'āt, -ā'ted),
Toothed.
[L. serratus, fr. serra, a saw]

serrated

/ser·rat·ed/ (ser´āt-ed) having a sawlike edge.

ser·rate

, serrated (ser'āt, -ĕd)
Toothed.
[L. serratus, fr. serra, a saw]

serrated (ser´āted),

adj having a jagged or notched edge; saw-toothed.
Serratia
n a genus of motile, gram-negative bacilli capable of causing infection, including bacteremia, pneumonia, and urinary tract infections, in humans.

serrated

having a sawlike edge or border.
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