tetralophodont

adjective (1)
tet·​ra·​lophodont | \ ¦te‧trə+ \

Definition of tetralophodont

 (Entry 1 of 3)

1 of a molar tooth : having four crests or ridges
2 : having tetralophodont molars

tetralophodont

adjective (2)
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Definition of tetralophodont (Entry 2 of 3)

: of or relating to the genus Tetralophodon

tetralophodont

noun
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Definition of tetralophodont (Entry 3 of 3)

: a mastodon of the genus Tetralophodon

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History and Etymology for tetralophodont

Adjective (1)

International Scientific Vocabulary tetra- + lophodont

Adjective (2)

New Latin Tetralophodont-, Tetralophodon

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“Tetralophodont.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tetralophodont. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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