teleodont

adjective
tele·​odont | \ ˈtelēəˌdänt sometimes ˈtēl- \

Definition of teleodont

: having large mandibles used of an insect (as various stag beetles) — compare priodont

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History and Etymology for teleodont

tele- entry 2 + -odont

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“Teleodont.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teleodont. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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