Sentence Examples

  • Its inner surface is furnished with ridges beset with series of minute, bristle-like, erect, horny teeth, each of which, when strongly magnified, is seen to be formed of a column of superposed cones, hollowed out at the base and capping each other; the summit or crown of each of these cones is expanded, spatulate, hooked backwards, and often multicuspid.
  • When unworn the teeth are spatulate and crimped or serrated round the edge, closely resembling those of the existing Central American lizard, Iguana - hence the name Iguanodon (Gr.
  • Being differentiated from the long, horizontal and spatulate incisors; in form they are sub-erect and pointed.
  • In the lower jaw the three incisors are long, spatulate and horizontal, with the outer one the smallest.