polyphyodont

adjective
poly·​phy·​odont | \ ˌpäl-i-ˈfī-ə-ˌdänt How to pronounce polyphyodont (audio) \

Medical Definition of polyphyodont

: having several or many sets of teeth in succession — compare diphyodont, monophyodont

Other Words from polyphyodont

polyphyodonty \ -​ē How to pronounce polyphyodont (audio) \ noun, plural polyphyodonties

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“Polyphyodont.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/polyphyodont. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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