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simplicidentate

[sim-pluh-si-den-teyt] /ˌsɪm plə sɪˈdɛn teɪt/
adjective
1.
belonging or pertaining to the Simplicidentata, formerly regarded as a suborder or division of rodents having only one pair of upper incisor teeth.
Origin of simplicidentate
< New Latin Simplicidentata group name, equivalent to Latin simplici- (stem of simplex) simplex + dentāta, noun use of neuter plural of dentatus dentate
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British Dictionary definitions for simplicidentate

simplicidentate

/ˌsɪmplɪsɪˈdɛnteɪt/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Simplicidentata, a former suborder including all the mammals now classified as rodents: used when lagomorphs were included in the order Rodentia
noun
2.
any animal of this type
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