cynodont

adjective
cyn·​o·​dont

Definition of cynodont

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 of teeth : having small pulp cavities
2 : having cynodont teeth
3 [New Latin Cynodontia] : of or belonging to Cynodontia

cynodont

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of cynodont (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a reptile or fossil of the group Cynodontia
2 : a canine tooth

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History and Etymology for cynodont

Adjective

Greek kynodont-, kynodōn canine tooth

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“Cynodont.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cynodont. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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