bunoselenodont

adjective
bu·​no·​se·​le·​no·​dont | \ ¦byünōsə̇¦lēnəˌdänt \

Definition of bunoselenodont

1 of teeth : having inner cusps that are blunt cones and outer ones modified into longitudinal crescents (as in the extinct titanotheres)
2 of an animal : having bunoseledont teeth

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History and Etymology for bunoselenodont

International Scientific Vocabulary bun- (from Greek bounos) + -o- + selen- + -odont

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“Bunoselenodont.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bunoselenodont. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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