Multicuspidate


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Mul`ti`cus´pi`date


a.1.Having many cusps or points.
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Finally, the multicuspidate teeth of hybodonts are considered to be adapted for a "grasping and swallowing" strategy (clutching- or tearing-type sensu Cappetta, 1987) that could include prey such us other small fishes, soft-bodied animals and arthropods.