Definitions for edentateiˈdɛn teɪt

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  1. edentate(adj)

    primitive terrestrial mammal with few if any teeth; of tropical Central America and South America

  2. edental, edentate, edentulate(adj)

    having few if any teeth

    "anteaters are edentate animals"

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  1. edentate(Noun)

    Any mammal that has few or no teeth, but especially the anteaters, armadillos, and sloths of the former order Edentata.

  2. edentate(Adjective)

    Lacking teeth.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Edentate(adj)

    destitute of teeth; as, an edentate quadruped; an edentate leaf

  2. Edentate(adj)

    belonging to the Edentata

  3. Edentate(noun)

    one of the Edentata

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