odontoid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek ὀδών (odṓn, tooth) + -oid

Adjective[edit]

odontoid (comparative more odontoid, superlative most odontoid)

  1. Resembling a tooth, especially in shape

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

odontoid (plural odontoids)

  1. A separate bone, in many reptiles, corresponding to the odontoid process.