Definition of Scalpriform. Meaning of Scalpriform. Synonyms of Scalpriform

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Definition of Scalpriform

Scalpriform Scal"pri*form, a. [L. scalprum chisel, knife + -form.] (Anat.) Shaped like a chisel; as, the scalpriform incisors of rodents.

Meaning of Scalpriform from wikipedia

- diastema (gap) separates the incisors from the molars. The incisors are scalpriform (chisel-like). Like those of wombats and rodents, the first incisors...
- type, the canines are small, and in each jaw there is a pair of large scalpriform incisors faced with enamel, and growing from persistent pulps, as in...