or dentine noun Date: circa 1845 a calcareous material similar to but harder and denser than bone that composes the principal mass of a tooth — see tooth illustrationdentinal adjective

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  • dentin — also dentine, the hard substance in teeth, 1836, from comb. form of L. dens (gen. dentis) tooth (see TOOTH (Cf. tooth)) + chemical suffix IN (Cf. in) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

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  • dentin — [den′tēn΄, den′tinden′tin] n. [< L dens, TOOTH + INE3] the hard, dense, calcareous tissue forming the body of a tooth, under the enamel and surrounding the pulp canal: see TOOTH: also dentine [den′tēn΄, den′tin] …   English World dictionary

  • Dentin — Parts of a tooth, including dentine Dentine (AE: dentin) is a calcified tissue of the body, and along with enamel, cementum, and pulp is one of the four major components of teeth. Usually, it is covered by enamel on the crown and cementum on the… …   Wikipedia

  • Dentin — Der Aufbau eines Zahns Schnitt durch einen Zahn …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dentin — Den|tin 〈n.; s; unz.〉 1. = Zahnbein 2. harter Stoff in Haifischschuppen [zu lat. dens „Zahn“] * * * Den|tin [lat. dens, Gen.: dentis = Zahn], das; s, e; Syn.: Zahnbein: knochenähnliche, haupts. ↑ Apatite neben Glykoproteinen u. Kollagen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • dentin — dentinas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Dantų emalio baltymas. atitikmenys: angl. dentin; dentine rus. дентин …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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