Meaning of macrodont in English:

macrodont

Pronunciation /ˈmakrə(ʊ)dɒnt/

adjective

  • 1Anthropology
    Having large teeth.

  • 2Anthropology Dentistry
    Of a tooth: relatively or abnormally large.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Thomas Huxley (1825–1895), biologist and science educationist. From macro- + -odont.