- A tumor of odontogenic origin.
- A developmental anomaly of odontogenic origin, resembling a hard tumor and composed of enamel, dentin, cementum, and pulp tissue.
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Any circumscribed tumour of the jaw, particularly when met with in a young adult, should suggest the possibility of an odontoma.Manual of Surgery
Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Odon′tomous, pertaining to odontoma; Odontoph′oral, Odontoph′oran.