hypodontia

noun
hy·​po·​don·​tia | \ -ˈdän-ch(ē-)ə How to pronounce hypodontia (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypodontia

: an especially congenital condition marked by a less than normal number of teeth : partial anodontia

Other Words from hypodontia

hypodontic \ -​ˈdän-​tik How to pronounce hypodontic (audio) \ adjective

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“Hypodontia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypodontia. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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