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- n. A fossette anterior to a metaloph, especially in the teeth of a horse
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The pit or depression just back of the second cross-crest, or metaloph, in such a tooth as the molar of a horse or rhinoceros. See cut under tooth, 1.
From post- + fossette (Wiktionary)