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Medical Term:

odontoid

Pronunciation: o-don'toyd

Definition:

  1. Shaped like a tooth.
  2. Relating to the toothlike odontoid process of the second cervical vertebra.

Synonym(s): dentoid

[odont- + G. eidos, resemblance]

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