edentulate

adjective
eden·​tu·​late | \ (ˈ)ē¦denchələ̇t, -ˌlāt \

Definition of edentulate

: lacking teeth : edentate used especially of animals

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History and Etymology for edentulate

Latin edentulus + English -ate

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“Edentulate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/edentulate. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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