dentulous

adjective

den·​tu·​lous ˈden-chə-ləs How to pronounce dentulous (audio)
: having teeth

Word History

Etymology

back-formation from edentulous

First Known Use

1926, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of dentulous was in 1926

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Cite this Entry

“Dentulous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dentulous. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

Medical Definition

dentulous

adjective
den·​tu·​lous ˈden-chə-ləs How to pronounce dentulous (audio)
: having teeth
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