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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jag  \Jag\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Jagged};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Jagging}.] 
  To  cut  into  notches  or  teeth  like  those  of  a  saw;  to  notch. 
  [Written  also  {jagg}.] 
 
  {Jagging  iron},  a  wheel  with  a  zigzag  or  jagged  edge  for 
  cutting  cakes  or  pastry  into  ornamental  figures. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jagged  \Jag"ged\,  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. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  jagged 
  adj  1:  having  a  sharply  uneven  surface  or  outline;  "the  jagged 
  outline  of  the  crags";  "scraggy  cliffs"  [syn:  {jaggy}, 
  {scraggy}] 
  2:  having  an  irregularly  notched  or  toothed  margin  as  though 
  gnawed  [syn:  {erose},  {jaggy},  {notched},  {toothed}] 




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