incisor canal n.
See incisive canal.
[in-sahy-zer] /ɪnˈsaɪ zər/ noun, Dentistry. 1. any of the four anterior teeth in each jaw, used for cutting and gnawing. /ɪnˈsaɪzə/ noun 1. a chisel-edged tooth at the front of the mouth. In man there are four in each jaw n. “cutting tooth,” 1670s, from Medieval Latin incisor “a cutting tooth,” literally “that which cuts […]
[in-sahy-zuh-ree] /ɪnˈsaɪ zə ri/ adjective 1. adapted for cutting, as the teeth.
[in-sizh-er] /ɪnˈsɪʒ ər/ noun, Anatomy. 1. a notch, as in a bone or other structure. /ɪnˈsaɪʒə/ noun 1. (anatomy) an incision or notch in an organ or part incisure in·ci·sure (ĭn-sī’zhər) n. An indentation at the edge of a structure; a notch. in·ci’su·ral adj.
[sahyt] /saɪt/ verb (used with object), cited, citing. 1. to quote (a passage, book, author, etc.), especially as an authority: He cited the Constitution in his defense. 2. to mention in support, proof, or confirmation; refer to as an example: He cited many instances of abuse of power. 3. to summon officially or authoritatively to […]
[in-sahyt] /ɪnˈsaɪt/ verb (used with object), incited, inciting. 1. to stir, encourage, or urge on; stimulate or prompt to action: to incite a crowd to riot. /ɪnˈsaɪt/ verb 1. (transitive) to stir up or provoke to action v. mid-15c., from Middle French enciter (14c.), from Latin incitare “to put into rapid motion,” figuratively “rouse, urge, […]