predentate

predentate

(priːˈdɛnteɪt)
adj
1. (Biology) of an infant whose teeth have not yet developed; occurring during or pertaining to this period of development
2. (Palaeontology) of or pertaining to the Predentata (also called Ornithischia), an order of dinosaur possessing a predentary bone
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mutans are believed to be spread from mother to baby in saliva during infancy and can inoculate even predentate infants.
Oral colonization of Streptococcus mutans in six-month predentate infants.
Mutans streptococci may be present in predentate children, but its clinical significance is to be investigated.