hypodontia etymology

English word hypodontia comes from English hypo-, English -odontia

Detailed word origin of hypodontia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hypo- English (eng) (anatomy) Below; beneath; under.. (chemistry) Designating oxoacid and oxyanions with a low amount of oxygen.. (medicine) Deficient; less than normal.
-odontia English (eng) (dentistry, and, medicine) :. (forms nouns) branch of dentistry. (forms nouns) condition of the teeth.
hypodontia English (eng) The congenital absence of the normal number of teeth.

Words with the same origin as hypodontia

Descendants of hypo-
hypo hypoandrogenemia hypobasidium hypocalcified hypocingulum hypodermic hypodipsia hypodivergent hypogyration hypoinsulinaemia hypokinetic hypolith hypomethylated hypomotile hypoosmolar hyporeactivity hyposecretory hypospray hypotension hypotensive hypothalamus hypothermic hypothromboplastinemia hypovolemic hypozeugma
Descendants of -odontia
endodontia hyperdontia megalodontia megodontia oligodontia