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acrodont

adjective ac·ro·dont \ˈa-krə-ˌdänt\

Definition of acrodont

of teeth

  1. :  consolidated with the summit of the alveolar ridge without sockets; also :  having such teeth — compare pleurodont

acrodontism

\ˈa-krə-ˌdän-ˌti-zəm\ noun, plural

-s

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Origin and Etymology of acrodont

acr- + -odont


First Known Use: 1841


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acrodont

noun ac·ro·dont \ˈa-krə-ˌdänt\

Definition of acrodont

plural

-s

  1. :  an acrodont animal

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1838

First Known Use of acrodont

1838


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