parcidentate

par·ci·dentate

English syllables. 2014.

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  • parcidentate — adj. [L. parcus, sparing; dens, tooth] Having few teeth …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • parcidentate — |parsə̇, sē+ adjective Etymology: Latin parci (from parcus sparing, from parcere to spare) + English dentate more at parsimony : having few teeth * * * parciˈdentate, a. Zool. [f. L. parcus sparing + dentate.] Having few t …   Useful english dictionary

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