Definition of undershot in English:


Syllabification: un·der·shot
Pronunciation: /ˈəndərˌSHät


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  • 1(Of a waterwheel) turned by water flowing under it.
  • 2Denoting or having a lower jaw that projects beyond the upper jaw.
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    • The jaw is undershot, which means the lower jaw is longer than the upper jaw.

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