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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having two lower front teeth; noting the herbivorous type of dentition in marsupial mammals, in which the median incisors are prominent, and the lateral incisors and canines small or wanting; specifically, having the characters of the genus Diprotodon: opposed to polyprotodont.
  • n. An animal of the genus Diprotodon; a marsupial with diprotodont dentition.


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