from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Notched like the edge of a saw; saw-toothed; serrate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. saw-like.
  • adj. Having a row of sharp or tooth-like projections.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as serrate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. notched like a saw with teeth pointing toward the apex


From Latin serratus ("saw shaped"), from serra ("saw"). (Wiktionary)


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