anodontia

[ an-uh-don-shuh, -shee-uh ]
/ ˌæn əˈdɒn ʃə, -ʃi ə /

noun Dentistry.

congenital absence of teeth.

Origin of anodontia

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British Dictionary definitions for anodontia

anodontia

/ (ˌænəʊˈdɒnʃɪə) /

noun

the congenital absence of teeth

Word Origin for anodontia

from an- + Greek odōn tooth + -ia
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Medicine definitions for anodontia

anodontia

[ ăn′ō-dŏnshə ]

n.

Congenital absence of teeth.agomphosis

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