having long, saberlike upper canine teeth, sometimes extending below the margin of the lower jaw.
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How to use saber-toothed in a sentence
Intent upon them, they paid no heed to their great enemy, the saber-toothed, with whom they were at endless and deadly feud.In the Morning of Time | Charles G. D. Roberts
But this time instead of a rabbit it had caught a saber-toothed tiger.Shadows in Zamboula | Robert E. Howard
The saber-toothed tiger is far superior to the present animal.The Other Side of Evolution | Alexander Patterson
Like the dinosaur and the saber-toothed tiger, they have had their day.Time Telling through the Ages | Harry Chase Brearley
That would have been a good deal of a dinner, even for an emperor among saber-toothed tigers.The Keepers of the Trail | Joseph A. Altsheler