deciduous tooth
noun Date: 1856 milk tooth

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • deciduous tooth — n MILK TOOTH …   Medical dictionary

  • deciduous tooth — noun one of the first temporary teeth of a young mammal (one of 20 in children) • Syn: ↑primary tooth, ↑baby tooth, ↑milk tooth • Hypernyms: ↑tooth • Part Holonyms: ↑child s body * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • deciduous tooth — noun A baby tooth, a tooth that falls out as later teeth grow in; milk tooth …   Wiktionary

  • deciduous tooth — decid′uous tooth n. den one of the temporary teeth of a mammal, in humans amounting to 20, that are replaced by the permanent teeth Also called baby tooth milk tooth …   From formal English to slang

  • deciduous tooth. — See milk tooth. * * * …   Universalium

  • deciduous tooth. — See milk tooth …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tooth (human) — For other uses of tooth or teeth , see Tooth (disambiguation). Teeth An adult human s teeth …   Wikipedia

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  • tooth — Synonyms and related words: Vandyke, aftertaste, asperity, baby tooth, bicuspid, bitter, blaze, bucktooth, bumpiness, canine, chop, choppiness, coarsen, cog, comb, crag, cragginess, crenellate, crenulate, crimp, crown, cuspid, cut, cutter,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Tooth enamel — Labeled molar Latin enamelum Code TA …   Wikipedia

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