from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A style in front of the paracone.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The antero-external rib present on the upper molar teeth of many ungulate mammals.
  • n. The enamel-covered fold, buttress, or pillar at the anterior external angle of an upper molar tooth: typically present in the tooth of a horse. See cut under tooth, 1.
  • n. In botany, a rudimentary or abortive style: used chiefly in connection with trimorphic plants. Compare mesostyle and metastyle.


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