dens incisoris
(plural dentes incisores))
incisiform tooth (compressed and wedge-shaped tooth with a cutting edge resembling incisors of higher vertebrates, e.g. in Serrasalmus, the beak of Scaridae)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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