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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Denticle  \Den"ti*cle\,  n.  [L.  denticulus  a  little  tooth,  dim.  of 
  dens,  dentis,  tooth.  See  {Dental},  and  cf  {Dentelli}.] 
  A  small  tooth  or  projecting  point. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  denticle 
  n  :  small  pointed  ridge  on  the  exoskeleton  of  an  arthropod 




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