Definition of microdont in English:

microdont

adjective

Anthropology
  • Having or characterized by relatively or abnormally small teeth; designating such a tooth.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Huxley (1825–1895), biologist and science educationist. From micro- + -odont. Compare French microdonte.

Pronunciation

microdont

/ˈmʌɪkrə(ʊ)dɒnt/