soricident

adjective so·ric·i·dent \səˈrisəˌdent, -dənt\

Definition of soricident

  1. :  having or characterized by teeth like those of shrews in which the middle pair of incisors are very large and the canines small and unspecialized

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Origin and Etymology of soricident

Latin soric-, sorex shrew + -i- + dent-, dens tooth — more at sorex, tooth


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