[den-tij-er-uh s]

Origin of dentigerous

First recorded in 1830–40; denti- + -gerous Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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dentigerous in Medicine


  1. Having or furnished with teeth.
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