- a combining form meaning “tooth,” used in the formation of compound words: odontology.
Also especially before a vowel, odont-.
Origin of odonto-
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before a vowel odont-
- indicating a tooth or teethodontology
Word Origin for odonto-
from Greek odōn tooth
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