macrodontia

[mak-ruh-don-shuh, -shee-uh]
Also mac·ro·dont·ism [mak-ruh-don-tiz-uh m] /ˈmæk rə dɒnˌtɪz əm/.

Origin of macrodontia

From New Latin; see origin at macro-, -odont, -ia
Also called megadontia, megadontism, megadonty.
Related formsmac·ro·dont, mac·ro·don·tic, adjective

megadontia

or meg·a·dont·ism, meg·a·don·ty

[meg-uh-don-shuh, -shee-uh]

Origin of megadontia

From New Latin; see origin at mega-, -odont, -ia
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megadontism in Medicine

megadontism

[mĕg′ə-dŏntĭz′əm]
n.
  1. macrodontia

macrodontia

[măk′rə-dŏnshə]
n.
  1. A condition in which the teeth are abnormally large.megadontism megalodontia
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