absence of the teeth because they have failed to develop. It is more common for only a few teeth to fail to develop (see hypodontia).

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  • anodontia — Defecto congénito caracterizado por la ausencia de alguno o de todos los dientes. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • anodontia — s. f. Anodoncia …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

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  • anodontia — n. [Gr. an, without; odontos, tooth] 1. Lacking teeth; edentate. 2. (MOLLUSCA: Bivalvia) Lacking hinge teeth …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • anodontia — /an euh don sheuh, shee euh/, n. Dentistry. congenital absence of teeth. [AN 1 + ODONT + IA] * * * …   Universalium

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  • anodontia — n. absence of teeth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anodontia — an·o·don·tia …   English syllables

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