bunodont

bunodont

[byoo-nuh-dont]
adjective
having molar teeth with crowns in the form of rounded or conical cusps.
Compare lophodont.


Origin:
1870–75; < Greek boun(ós) hill + -odont

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bunodont (ˈbjuːnəˌdɒnt)
 
adj
(of the teeth of certain mammals) having cusps that are separate and rounded
 
[from Greek bounos hill + -odont]

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