• Definition for "anodon"
    • some of the genus Anodon, today Anondonta of…
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anodon definition

  • noun:
    • some of the genus Anodon, today Anondonta of freshwater bivalves.
    • A genus of fresh-water bivalves, having no teeth at hinge.
    • Identical To Anodonta.
    • In herpetology, a genus of African serpents, regarding the household Dasypeltidœ or Rhachiodontidœ, without any grooved maxillary teeth. Also referred to as Diodon, Rhachiodon, and Dasypeltis.
    • In entomology, a genus of coleopterous bugs.
    • [lowercase] [⟨ anodont.] A fresh-water mussel regarding the genus Anodonta (which see).
    • [lowercase] A snake for the genus Dasypeltis: because, the rough anodon, Dasypeltis scabra.
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