syncranterian

adjective
syn·​cran·​te·​ri·​an | \ ¦sinˌkran‧¦tirēən, ¦siŋˌk- \
variants: or less commonly syncranteric \ -​terik \

Definition of syncranterian

: having the teeth in a continuous row — compare diacranterian

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History and Etymology for syncranterian

syn- + Greek krantēres wisdom teeth + English -ian or -ic

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

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