jagged jag"ged (j[a^]g"g[e^]d), a. Having jags; having rough, sharp notches, protuberances, or teeth; cleft; laciniate; divided; as, jagged rocks. `` Jagged vine leaves' shade.'' --Trench. -- {Jag"ged*ly}, adv. -- {Jag"ged*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

, (on the edges)

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