undershot

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adjective un·der·shot \ˈən-dər-ˌshät\

Definition of undershot

  1. 1 :  moved by water passing beneath an undershot wheel

  2. 2 :  having the lower incisor teeth or lower jaw projecting beyond the upper when the mouth is closed

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First Known Use of undershot

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undershot

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adjective un·der·shot \ˈən-dər-ˌshät\

Medical Definition of undershot

  1. :  having the lower incisor teeth or lower jaw projecting beyond the upper when the mouth is closed—used chiefly of animals

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