carnassial

[ kahr-nas-ee-uh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF carnassial
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From the carnassial tooth you can infer the reduced clavicle, and so on.

The carnassial tooth of the upper jaw has three lobes to the blade; that of the lower jaw is without an inner cusp.

The carnassial teeth are not typically developed, and the molars are broad and tuberculate.

The carnassial tooth is less emphasised in this group than in the Cats.

There is no carnassial tooth, and the teeth in other ways differ considerably from those of Carnivora vera.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CARNASSIAL

tooth

nouna hard bony structure in the jaws of vertebrates
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