Tridentate Tri*den"tate, Tridentated Tri*den"ta*ted, a. [NL. tridentatus. See {Trident}.] Having three teeth; three-toothed. --Lee. [1913 Webster]

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  • tridentate — [trī den′tāt΄] adj. [ModL tridentatus: see TRI & DENTATE] having three teeth, prongs, or points …   English World dictionary

  • tridentate — /truy den tayt/, adj. having three teeth or toothlike parts or processes. [1745 55; TRIDENT + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • tridentate — adjective a) Having three teeth b) Capable of attaching to a metal ion at three points …   Wiktionary

  • tridentate — Three toothed; three pronged. SYN: trident. [tri + L. dentatus, toothed] * * * tri·den·tate (tri denґtāt) three pronged …   Medical dictionary

  • tridentate — With three denticles [Wilson, 1989]. (Order Isopoda): Having three teeth [Kensley and Schotte, 1989] …   Crustacea glossary

  • tridentate — adj. having three teeth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tridentate — a. Three toothed, tridented …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • tridentate — tri·den·tate …   English syllables

  • tridentate — adj. having three teeth or prongs. Etymology: TRI + L dentatus toothed …   Useful english dictionary

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