Anodon
Anodon An"o*don, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? toothless; 'an priv. + ?, ?, a tooth.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of fresh-water bivalves, having no teeth at the hinge. [Written also {{Anodonta}}.] [1913 Webster]

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