macro dont


[mak-ruh-don-shuh, -shee-uh]
the condition of having abnormally large teeth.
Also, macrodontism [mak-ruh-don-tiz-uhm] .
Also called megadontia, megadontism, megadonty.

< Neo-Latin; see macro-, -odont, -ia

macrodont, macrodontic, adjective Unabridged
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macrodontia mac·ro·don·ti·a (māk'rə-dŏn'shē-ə, -shə)
A condition in which the teeth are abnormally large. Also called megadontism, megalodontia.

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