dentiform

[den-tuh-fawrm]
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adjective

having the form of a tooth; tooth-shaped.

Nearby words

  1. denti-,
  2. denticle,
  3. denticulate,
  4. denticulately,
  5. denticulation,
  6. dentifrice,
  7. dentigerous,
  8. dentigerous cyst,
  9. dentil,
  10. dentil band

Origin of dentiform

First recorded in 1570–80; denti- + -form

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British Dictionary definitions for dentiform

dentiform

adjective

shaped like a tooth
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