Definitions for edentulousiˈdɛn tʃə ləs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

e•den•tu•lousiˈdɛn tʃə ləs(adj.)

  1. lacking teeth; toothless.

    Category: Dentistry, Zoology

Origin of edentulous:

1775–85; < L ēdentulus=ē-e - +dent-, s. of dēnstooth+-ulus -ulous

Princeton's WordNet

  1. edentulous(adj)

    having lost teeth


  1. edentulous(Adjective)


  2. Origin: edentulus, which is in turn derived from the prefix e-, meaning "without", and the word dens, meaning "tooth."

Webster Dictionary

  1. Edentulous(adj)



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