lophodont

adjective
loph·​o·​dont | \ ˈläf-ə-ˌdänt How to pronounce lophodont (audio) \

Medical Definition of lophodont

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: having or constituting molar teeth with transverse ridges on the grinding surface — compare bunodont

lophodont

noun

Medical Definition of lophodont (Entry 2 of 2)

: an animal (as an ungulate) having lophodont teeth

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“Lophodont.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lophodont. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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