Medical Dictionary


adj di·phy·odont \(ˈ)dī-ˈfī-ə-ˌdänt\

Medical Definition of DIPHYODONT

:  marked by the successive development of deciduous and permanent sets of teeth <humans are diphyodont mammals> <a diphyodont dentition>—compare monophyodont, polyphyodont
July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
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