Definitions of Odontoid

  1. Having the form of a tooth; toothlike. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Of or pertaining to the odontoid bone or to the odontoid process. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. 1. Shaped like a tooth. 2. Relating to the odontoid process. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  4. Same as odontinoid. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  5. Tooth-like. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  6. Tooth-like ; the odontoid process. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  7. [Greek] Tooth-like; pert. the odontoid process. na
  8. o-don'toid, adj. tooth-shaped: tooth-like.--ns. ODONTAL'GIA, ODONTAL'GY, toothache.--adj. ODONTAL'GIC.--n. ODONT[=I]'ASIS, the cutting of the teeth.--adj. ODON'TIC, dental.--n. ODON'TOBLAST, a cell by which dentine is developed.--adjs. ODON'TOCETE, toothed, as a cetacean; ODONTOGEN'IC.--ns. ODONTOG'ENY, the origin and development of teeth; ODONTOG'RAPHY, description of teeth.--adjs. ODONTOLOG'IC, -AL.--ns. ODONTOL'OGIST, one skilled in odontology; ODONTOL'OGY, the science of the teeth; ODONTOLOX'IA, irregularity of teeth; ODONT[=O]'MA, a small tumour composed of dentine.--adjs. ODON'TOMOUS, pertaining to odontoma; ODONTOPH'ORAL, ODONTOPH'ORAN.--n. ODON'TOPHORE, the radula, tongue, or lingual ribbon of certain molluscs.--adjs. ODONTOPH'OROUS, bearing teeth; ODONTOSTOM'ATOUS, having jaws which bite like teeth.--ns. ODONTOTHERAP[=I]'A, the treatment or care of the teeth; ODON'TRYPY, the operation of perforating a tooth to draw off purulent matter from the cavity of the pulp. [Gr. odous, odontos, a tooth.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  9. An epithet given to the Processus dentatus of the second vertebra or axis. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  10. Dike a tooth. American pocket medical dictionary.
  11. Toothlike. [Gr.] Appleton's medical dictionary.