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tri·den·tate

(trī-den'tāt),
Three-toothed; three-pronged.
Synonym(s): trident
[tri- + L. dentatus, toothed]

trident, tridentate

See tricuspid.

trident

adjective Having or referring to three prongs; tridentate.
 
noun A three-pronged instrument.

tri·den·tate

(trī-den'tāt)
Three-toothed; three-pronged.
[tri- + L. dentatus, toothed]

trident (trī´dənt),

n a tooth with three cusps. Also called
tridentate or
tricuspid.
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