Definition of aglyphous in English:

aglyphous

adjective

Zoology
  • Of a snake's tooth: solid and unspecialized, without a groove for venom. Of a snake: having such teeth; specifically belonging to the former division Aglypha (approximating to the large subfamily Colubrinae of harmless colubrids).

Origin

Late 19th century. From either French aglyphe or scientific Latin Aglypha + -ous.

Pronunciation

aglyphous

/eɪˈɡlɪfəs/