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[ol-i-goh-don-shuh, -shee-uh] /ˌɒl ɪ goʊˈdɒn ʃə, -ʃi ə/
noun, Dentistry.
an abnormal condition in which fewer than the normal number of teeth develop.
Origin of oligodontia
From New Latin; See origin at olig-, -odont, -ia Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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oligodontia in Medicine

oligodontia ol·i·go·don·ti·a (ŏl'ĭ-gō-dŏn'shē-ə, -shə)

  1. Presence of less than a full complement of teeth.

  2. See hypodontia.

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