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dentigerous

[den-tij-er-uh s] /dɛnˈtɪdʒ ər əs/
adjective, Anatomy
1.
having teeth.
Origin of dentigerous
1830-1840
1830-40; denti- + -gerous
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dentigerous den·tig·er·ous (děn-tĭj'ər-əs)
adj.
Having or furnished with teeth.

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