diacranterian

adjective di·a·cran·te·ri·an \¦dīəˌkran¦tirēən\
variants: less commonly

diacranteric

\-¦terik\

Definition of diacranterian

  1. :  having the back teeth separated by an interval from the front ones the hognose snake is diacranterian —opposed to syncranterian

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Origin and Etymology of diacranterian

dia- + Greek krantēres wisdom teeth + English -ian or -ic


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