Definition of mesodont in English:

mesodont

adjective

  • 1Physical Anthropology and Zoology. Having teeth of medium size.

  • 2Entomology. Of a stag beetle: having medium-sized projections on the mandibles.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in American Naturalist. From meso- + -odont.

Pronunciation

mesodont

/ˈmɛsə(ʊ)dɒnt/