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Adult Tooth

Definition of the noun adult tooth

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noun

  1. any of the 32 teeth that replace the deciduous teeth of early childhood and (with luck) can last until old age
    • lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
    • synonym of adult tooth: permanent tooth
    • more generic word: tooth = hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates

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Google previewThe Kingfisher Science Encyclopedia (2000)

by Charles Taylor

Enamel Dentine Crown Adult tooth will take the place of the baby tooth Baby tooth Pulp cavity Gum Jawbone Root of baby tooth Jawbone Nerve ▻ Baby teeth are pushed out and replaced by adult teeth from the jaw below the gums.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Dinosaurs (1997)

by Philip J. Currie, Kevin Padian

Adult tooth replacement rates in dinosaurs appear to have ranged from 50 to 800 days depending on the species. Larger toothed taxa exhibited the slowest rates of replacement, whereas smaller toothed species and those with tooth batteries ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britanica (1888)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature. Supplement

It is the most den'se structure in the animal economy, consisting in the well- developed adult tooth of organic matter 3 per cent., of inorganic or earth salts 97 per cent. The dentine, of which the large body of the tooth is composed, is made up of ...

Google previewStoddart's Encyclopaedia Americana (1884)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature, and Companion to the Encyclopaedia Britannica. (9th Ed.) and to All Other Encyclopaedias

It is the most dense structure in the animal economy, consisting in the well- developed adult tooth of organic matter 3 per cent. , of inorganic or earth salts 97 per cent. _ The dentine, of which the large body of the tooth is composed, is made up ...

Google previewSupplement to Encyclopedia Britannica (1884)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

It is the most dense structure in the animal economy, consisting in the well' developed adult tooth of organic matter 3 per cent, of inorganic or earth salts 97 per cent. The dentine, of winch the large body of the tooth is composed, is made up of ...

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First adult tooth

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