Toothed wheel
Toothed Toothed, a. 1. Having teeth; furnished with teeth. ``Ruby-lipped and toothed with pearl.'' --Herrick. [1913 Webster]

2. (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) Having marginal projecting points; dentate. [1913 Webster]

{Toothed whale} (Zo["o]l.), any whale of the order Denticete. See {Denticete}.

{Toothed wheel}, a wheel with teeth or projections cut or set on its edge or circumference, for transmitting motion by their action on the engaging teeth of another wheel. [1913 Webster]


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