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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adjective: Having two teeth or toothlike parts.
From Latin bi- (two) + dens (tooth). Earliest documented use: 1826.
"Noah and his wife humorously feed all the beasts; Noah pours a pail of milk into the hippo's gaping bidentate mouth."
Jon Solomon; The Ancient World in the Cinema; Yale University Press; 2001.
Explore "bidentate" in the Visual Thesaurus.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:The sick do not ask if the hand that smooths their pillow is pure, nor the dying care if the lips that touch their brow have known the kiss of sin. -Oscar Wilde, writer (1854-1900)
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