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

 dent /ˈdɛnt/
 凹痕(vt.)使凹下,削弱(vi.)塌陷

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dent n.
 1. A stroke; a blow. [Obs.] “That dent of thunder.”
 2. A slight depression, or small notch or hollow, made by a blow or by pressure; an indentation.
    A blow that would have made a dent in a pound of butter.   --De Quincey.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dent, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dented; p. pr. & vb. n. Denting.] To make a dent upon; to indent.
    The houses dented with bullets.   --Macaulay.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dent, n.  Mach. A tooth, as of a card, a gear wheel, etc.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 dent
      n 1: an appreciable consequence (especially a lessening); "it
           made a dent in my bank account"
      2: a depression scratched or carved into a surface [syn: incision,
          scratch, prick, slit]
      3: an impression in a surface (as made by a blow) [syn: gouge,
          nick]
      v : make a depression into; "The bicycle dented my car" [syn: indent]