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opisthoglyph

adjective opis·tho·glyph
variants: or

opisthoglyphous

less commonly

opisthoglyphic

\-fik\

Definition of opisthoglyph

  1. :  of or relating to the Opisthoglypha :  having teeth of the type characteristic of this group

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Origin and Etymology of opisthoglyph

opisthoglyph from New Latin Opisthoglypha; opisthoglyphous from New Latin Opisthoglypha + English -ous; opisthoglyphic from New Latin Opisthoglypha + English -ic


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opisthoglyph

noun opis·tho·glyph \"\

Definition of opisthoglyph

plural

-s

  1. :  an opisthoglyph snake

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