anodon

noun
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plural -s

Definition of anodon

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a freshwater mussel of the genus Anodonta

Anodon

An·​o·​don | \ ˈanə¦dän \

Definition of Anodon (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of anodonta

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First Known Use of anodon

Noun

1820, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anodon

New Latin, from Greek anodōn toothless, from an- + odōn tooth

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“Anodon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anodon. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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