Definition of undershot in English:


Line breaks: under|shot
Pronunciation: /ˈʌndəʃɒt
past and past participle of undershoot


1(Of a waterwheel) turned by water flowing under it.
2Denoting or having a lower jaw which 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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