mesodontism

or mes·o·don·ty

[ mez-uh-don-tiz-uh m, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh- ]
/ ˌmɛz əˈdɒn tɪz əm, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zə-, -sə- /

noun

the condition of having medium-sized teeth.

Nearby words

  1. mesocratic,
  2. mesocyclone,
  3. mesoderm,
  4. mesodiastolic,
  5. mesodont,
  6. mesoduodenum,
  7. mesoepididymis,
  8. mesogastrium,
  9. mesogenic,
  10. mesoglea

Origin of mesodontism

probably earlier than 1960–65; mesodont + -ism

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