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synonyms for carnassial

  • bicuspid
  • cuspid
  • eyetooth
  • fang
  • incisor
  • ivory
  • molar
  • premolar
  • tusk
  • false tooth
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How to use carnassial in a sentence

The second is strong and essentially carnassial; it is compressed laterally and obliquely placed.
NATURAL HISTORY OF THE MAMMALIA OF INDIA AND CEYLONROBERT A. STERNDALE
There is no carnassial tooth, and the teeth in other ways differ considerably from those of Carnivora vera.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
In the Creodonta there are no specially differentiated carnassial teeth.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
There is no special carnassial tooth, and the incisors are always fewer than 3/3.
THE VERTEBRATE SKELETONSIDNEY H. REYNOLDS
The carnassial tooth of the upper jaw has three lobes to the blade; that of the lower jaw is without an inner cusp.
THE CAMBRIDGE NATURAL HISTORY, VOL X., MAMMALIAFRANK EVERS BEDDARD
The molar is not so nearly in a line with the other teeth; the upper carnassial, moreover, has an inner tubercle.
THE CAMBRIDGE NATURAL HISTORY, VOL X., MAMMALIAFRANK EVERS BEDDARD
The molar is more in a line with the other teeth of the jaw, and the upper carnassial tooth has no inner tubercle.
THE CAMBRIDGE NATURAL HISTORY, VOL X., MAMMALIAFRANK EVERS BEDDARD
The upper carnassial tooth, however, is like that of Hyaena in having a strong inner cusp.
THE CAMBRIDGE NATURAL HISTORY, VOL X., MAMMALIAFRANK EVERS BEDDARD
The carnassial teeth are not typically developed, and the molars are broad and tuberculate.
THE CAMBRIDGE NATURAL HISTORY, VOL X., MAMMALIAFRANK EVERS BEDDARD
The carnassial tooth is less emphasised in this group than in the Cats.
THE CAMBRIDGE NATURAL HISTORY, VOL X., MAMMALIAFRANK EVERS BEDDARD
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WORDS RELATED TO CARNASSIAL

  • bicuspid
  • carnassial
  • cuspid
  • eyetooth
  • false tooth
  • fang
  • incisor
  • ivory
  • molar
  • premolar
  • tusk
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.