Medical Dictionary

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heterodont

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adjective het·er·odont \ˈhet-ər-ə-ˌdänt\

Medical Definition of heterodont

  1. :  having the teeth differentiated into incisors, canines, and molars heterodont mammals—compare homodont


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heterodont

noun het·er·odont

Medical Definition of heterodont

  1. :  any animal (as a human) with heterodont dentition


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