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acrodont


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Acrodont  \Ac"ro*dont\,  n.  [Gr.  'a`kros  summit  +  'odoy`s, 
  'odo`ntos,  a  tooth.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  One  of  a  group  of  lizards  having  the  teeth  immovably  united 
  to  the  top  of  the  alveolar  ridge.  --  a.  Of  or  pertaining  to 
  the  acrodonts. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  acrodont 
  n  :  an  animal  having  teeth  consolidated  with  the  summit  of  the 
  alveolar  ridge  without  sockets 




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