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- adj. Jawless.
- adj. Afflicted by or characteristic of agnathia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Without jaws; characterized by the absence of jaws. Syd. Soc. Lex.
- Of or pertaining to the Agnatha or Agnathi.
Fetuses with absence of the maxillæ (Nos. 16 and 17) are in modern terminology called agnathous.
Fetuses with absence of the maxillae (Nos. 16 and 17) are in modern terminology called agnathous.
n. - state of being unable to swallow. adj. - having same male forefather; allied; Law, related on father's side; n. such relative. agnation, agnathous adj. - lacking jaws. agnathia, n. agnoiology
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