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cynodont

noun
  1. a carnivorous mammal-like reptile of the late Permian and Triassic periods, whose specialized teeth were well developed
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Historical Examples

  • Cranial anatomy of the cynodont reptile Thrinaxodon liorhinus.

    The Adductor Muscles of the Jaw In Some Primitive Reptiles

    Richard C. Fox