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mastodon

mas·to·don

mastodon

pronunciation:
mae st dan
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part of speech: noun
definition: any of a number of extinct mammals of about two million years ago that were large and resembled the elephant.
derivation: mastodonic (adj.)
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The word mastodon contains the following part:
dont, odont, odonto, -odon Greek root that means tooth, teeth