cuspate


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cus·pate

 (kŭs′pāt′) also cus·pat·ed (-pā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Having a cusp.
2. Shaped like a cusp.

cuspate

(ˈkʌspɪt; -peɪt) ,

cuspated

or

cusped

adj
1. (Anatomy) having a cusp or cusps
2. (Anatomy) shaped like a cusp; cusplike
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cuspate - having cusps or points
angulate, angular - having angles or an angular shape

cuspate

adjective
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They are commonly cuspate in plan view, are steep-sided near the surface and flatten out to parallel bedding with depth.
M3 occlusal surface: 0 = cuspate with a distinct paracone, protocone, and hypocone; 1 = lophate with 3 lophs; 2 = lophate with 2 lophs.