octodont

adjective
oc·​to·​dont | \ ˈäktəˌdänt \

Definition of octodont

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : having eight teeth
2 : of or relating to the genus Octodon or the family Octodontidae

octodont

noun
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plural -s

Definition of octodont (Entry 2 of 2)

: an octodont rodent

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History and Etymology for octodont

Adjective

New Latin Octodont-, Octodon

Noun

New Latin Octodont-, Octodon

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“Octodont.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/octodont. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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