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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
MEANING:adjective: Having teeth.
ETYMOLOGY:Back-formation from edentulous (toothless), from ex- (out of) + dens (tooth). Earliest recorded use: 1926.
USAGE:"He was therefore prejudiced against all things calciferous or dentulous. 'I propose that the next student who is caught biting a fellow student should be removed.'"
Robert B Shampo; The Weird Thoughts and Writings of Battling Goozler; Vantage; 2009.
See more usage examples of dentulous in Vocabulary.com's dictionary.
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