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Definition of the noun acrodont
What does acrodont mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acrodonts
- an animal having teeth consolidated with the summit of the alveolar ridge without sockets
Definition of the adjective acrodont
What does acrodont mean as an attribute of a noun?
- having teeth immovably united to the top of the alveolar ridge
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A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World
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A dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)
by George Milbry Gould
Acrodont. See Acrodont (Illus. Diet.). D., Deciduous . See D., First. D., First, the 20 teeth which appear during the first two years of life and are replaced by the permanent teeth ; deciduous, milk, or primary dentition.
A Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)
by Robert Ireland
acrodont. adj. Having tooth attachment in which the teeth are fused (*ankylosed) to the jaw bone, rather than being located in sockets within the bone. It is common in reptiles and fish.
by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby
characterized prominently by the fact that the eight to ten acrodont teeth in each jaw are anky- losed by oblique bases, and each is fang- like and ...
Dictionary of Zoology (1999)
by Sudhir Pradhan
ACRODONT The condition in which teeth ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3R1O1D2O1N1T1
The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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