Definition of underhung in English:

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underhung

Pronunciation: /ˈʌndəhʌŋ/
/ʌndəˈhʌŋ/

adjective

Another term for undershot (sense 2 of the adjective).
Example sentences
  • His jaw was underhung, and when he laughed, two white buck-teeth protruded themselves and glistened savagely in the midst of the grin.
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