Dentoid
Dentoid \Den"toid\, a. [L. dens, dentis, tooth + -oid.] Shaped like a tooth; tooth-shaped. [1913 Webster]

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  • dentoid — [den′toid΄] adj. [ DENT(I) + OID] tooth shaped …   English World dictionary

  • dentoid — ˈdenˌtȯid adjective Etymology: dent + oid : like or resembling a tooth * * * /den toyd/, adj. resembling a tooth; toothlike. [1820 30; DENT + OID] * * * dentˈoid adjective (Gr eidos form) formed or shaped like a tooth • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dentoid — /den toyd/, adj. resembling a tooth; toothlike. [1820 30; DENT + OID] * * * …   Universalium

  • dentoid — SYN: odontoid (1). SEE ALSO: dentiform. [dent + G. eidos, resemblance] * * * den·toid den .tȯid adj resembling a tooth: ODONTOID * * * den·toid (denґtoid) odontoid …   Medical dictionary

  • dentoid — adj. resembling a tooth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dentoid — den·toid …   English syllables

  • dentoid — /ˈdɛntɔɪd/ (say dentoyd) adjective like a tooth …   Australian English dictionary

  • compound — compound1 compoundable, adj. compoundedness, n. compounder, n. adj. /kom pownd, kom pownd /; n. /kom pownd/; v. /keuhm pownd , kom pownd/, adj. 1. composed of two or more parts, elements, or ingredients: Soap is a compound substance. 2 …   Universalium

  • odontoid — 1. Shaped like a tooth. SYN: dentoid. 2. Relating to the toothlike o. process of the second cervical vertebra. [odont + G. eidos, resemblance] * * * odon·toid ō dän .tȯid adj 1) having the form of a tooth 2) of or relating to the dens * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • bicuspid — Synonyms and related words: baby tooth, biaxial, bicameral, bifid, biform, binocular, binomial, binominal, bipartite, biped, bipetalous, bipinnate, bisexual, bivalent, bucktooth, canine, crown, cuspid, cutter, deciduous tooth, dent, dental,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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