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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Dentate  \Den"tate\,  Dentated  \Den"ta*ted\,  a.  [L.  dentatus,  fr 
  dens,  dentis,  tooth.] 
  1.  (Bot.)  Toothed;  especially,  with  the  teeth  projecting 
  straight  out  not  pointed  either  forward  or  backward;  as 
  a  dentate  leaf. 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.)  Having  teeth  or  toothlike  points.  See  Illust. 
  of  {Antenn[ae]}.