Zalambdodont

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Zalambdodont (Zoöl) Of or pertaining to a tribe (Zalambdodonta) of Insectivora in which the molar teeth have but one V-shaped ridge.
    • n Zalambdodont One of the Zalambdodonta. The tenrec, solenodon, and golden moles are examples.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • zalambdodont Having short molar teeth with one V-shaped ridge; specifically, noting the Zalambdodonta: as, a zalambdodont dentition; a zalambdodont mammal: opposed to dilambdodont.
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