underhung

underhung

[uhn-der-huhng]
adjective
1.
Anatomy.
a.
(of the lower jaw) projecting beyond the upper jaw.
b.
having the lower jaw so projecting.
2.
resting on a track beneath instead of being overhung, as a sliding door.

Origin:
1675–85; under- + hung

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underhung (ˌʌndəˈhʌŋ)
 
adj
1.  (of the lower jaw) projecting beyond the upper jaw; undershot
2.  (of a sliding door, etc) supported at its lower edge by a track or rail

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