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loxolophodont

adjective lox·o·loph·o·dont \¦läksə¦läfəˌdänt\

Definition of loxolophodont

  1. :  having molar teeth with oblique crests connecting the anterior inner tubercle with the two outer tubercles and with the posterior inner tubercle rudimentary or absent —used especially of several extinct ungulates

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Origin and Etymology of loxolophodont

New Latin Loxolophodont-, Loxolophodon genus of extinct ungulates in some classifications, from lox- + loph- + -odont-, -odon -odon


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loxolophodont

noun lox·o·loph·o·dont \"\

Definition of loxolophodont

plural

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  1. :  a loxolophodont animal

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Origin and Etymology of loxolophodont

New Latin Loxolophodont-, Loxolophodon


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