toxodon

Toxodon

Tox"o*don\, n. [Gr. to`xon a bow + ?, ?, a tooth.] (Paleon.) A gigantic extinct herbivorous mammal from South America, having teeth bent like a bow. It is the type of the order Toxodonta.
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