Lechriodonta

plural noun
Lech·​ri·​o·​don·​ta

Definition of Lechriodonta

in some classifications
: a primary division of Caudata comprising salamanders that are lechriodont

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History and Etymology for Lechriodonta

New Latin, from Greek lechrios slanting + New Latin -odonta

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“Lechriodonta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lechriodonta. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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