Definition of Sigmodont

1. n. Any one of a tribe (Sigmodontes) of rodents which includes all the indigenous rats and mice of America. So called from the form of the ridges of enamel on the crowns of the worn molars. Also used adjectively.



Medical Definition of Sigmodont

1. Any one of a tribe (Sigmodontes) of rodents which includes all the indigenous rats and mice of America. So called from the form of the ridges of enamel on the crowns of the worn molars. Also used adjectively. Origin: Gr. Sigma +, a tooth. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sigmodont

sigma-delta converters
sigma additivity
sigma bond
sigma effect
sigma factor
sigma peptide
sigmas
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sigmatism
sigmatisms
sigmatropic
sigmodont (current term)
sigmoid
sigmoid arteries
sigmoid colon
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sigmoid flexure
sigmoid fossa
sigmoid groove
sigmoid kidney
sigmoid lymph nodes
sigmoid notch
sigmoid sinus
sigmoid sulcus
sigmoid vein
sigmoid veins

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