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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cusp /ˈkʌsp/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 cusp /ˈkəsp/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cusp, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Cusped p. pr. & vb. n. Cusping.] To furnish with a cusp or cusps.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cusp n.
 1. Arch. A triangular protection from the intrados of an arch, or from an inner curve of tracery.
 2. Astrol. The beginning or first entrance of any house in the calculations of nativities, etc.
 3. Astron The point or horn of the crescent moon or other crescent-shaped luminary.
 4. Math. A multiple point of a curve at which two or more branches of the curve have a common tangent.
 5. Anat. A prominence or point, especially on the crown of a tooth.
 6. Bot. A sharp and rigid point.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: point formed by two intersecting arcs (as from the intrados
           of a Gothic arch)
      2: a thin triangular flap of a heart valve [syn: leaflet]
      3: small elevation on the grinding surface of a tooth