How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"odonto" is from "odont" (tooth) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "tooth" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Odontology has been utilized for the purpose of identification of unknown deceased persons as far back as 1897.|
|He published in 1838 his classic paper in which he describes the invention of the odontograph and also how to design gears.|