n.1.A little mount; a hillock; a small elevation or prominence.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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A peculiar distribution of the teeth: 2+2 basal, 1+1 towards the medial line, distal teeth with multiple points or brush-tipped, a central enlarged monticle of teeth with multiple tips, a concavity with four irregular teeth.
4) the dome is flat, with a central monticle. The cibarial body shows sclerotised borders.