Saurodontidae

plural noun Sau·ro·don·ti·dae

Definition of Saurodontidae

:a family of extinct Cretaceous clupeoid fishes with powerful jaws and a single row of compressed knifelike teeth

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Origin and Etymology of saurodontidae

New Latin, from Saurodont-, Saurodon, type genus (from saur- + -odon) + -idae


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