tetartocone

noun

te·​tar·​to·​cone
tə̇ˈtärtəˌkōn
variants or less commonly tetarcone
ˈtetə(r)ˌkōn
: the posterior medial cusp of an upper molar tooth

Word History

Etymology

tetartocone from tetart- + cone; tetarcone contraction of tetartocone

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“Tetartocone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tetartocone. Accessed 29 Nov. 2022.

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