selenodonty

selenodont

[si-lee-nuh-dont]
adjective
having molar teeth with crowns formed of crescent-shaped cusps.

Origin:
1880–85; selen(o)- + -odont

selenodonty, noun
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selenodont (sɪˈliːnəˌdɒnt)
 
adj
1.  (of the teeth of certain mammals) having crescent-shaped ridges on the crowns, as in deer
 
n
2.  a mammal with selenodont teeth
 
[C19: from seleno- (moon-shaped) + -odont]

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