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loxodont

[lok-suh-dont] /ˈlɒk səˌdɒnt/
adjective
1.
having molar teeth with shallow depressions between the ridges.
noun
2.
a loxodont animal; an elephant.
Origin
< Greek lox(ós) slanting, oblique + -odont
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