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1. A notch; a cleft; a barb; a ragged or sharp protuberance; a denticulation. Arethuss arose . . . From rock and from jag. (Shelley) Garments thus beset with long jags. (Holland)

2. A part broken off; a fragment.

3. (Science: botany) a cleft or division. Jag bolt, a bolt with a nicked or barbed shank which resists retraction, as when leaded into stone.

Origin: Prob. Of Celtic origin; cf. W. Gag aperture, cleft, chink; akin to ir. & gael. Gag

alternative forms: jagg.

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Botany forum?

Why there isn't any nature plant forum? Do some know? I would be happy to get that adress Ulvinnen :D . Ja, jag talar lite svenska. Yes, I speak a little bit Swedish.

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by Analyytikko
Fri Jul 21, 2006 4:05 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Botany forum?
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Maybe from a Moray?

Could they're be from a Moray fish ( Gymnothorax spp ). http://www.4-jag.com/4images/data/media/5/Gymnothorax_miliaris_0327h.jpg Nuno Miranda

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by nuno_miranda
Sun Apr 02, 2006 2:19 pm
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Topic: what animal are these teeth from?..... help
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