Sunday, 10 June 2012

Entry: homodontic (adj.)

In context: "Withered saurian homodontic, Mario floats, for Hal."

Definition: From homodont (n.): Having teeth all of the same kind. Also said of the teeth. Opp. to heterodont.

Other: See also fn. 119: "...Mario's a homodont: all his teeth are bicuspids and identical, front and back, not unlike a porpoise..."

SNOOT score: 1
 
Page: 316

Source: Oxford English Dictionary   


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