undershot

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adjective un·der·shot \ ˈən-dər-ˌshät \

Definition of undershot

1 :moved by water passing beneath
  • an undershot wheel
2 :having the lower incisor teeth or lower jaw projecting beyond the upper when the mouth is closed

First Known Use of undershot

1610


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undershot

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adjective un·der·shot \ ˈən-dər-ˌshät \

medical Definition of undershot

: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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