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wisdom tooth

the third molar on each side of the upper and lower jaws: the last tooth to erupt.
cut one's wisdom teeth, to attain maturity or discretion.
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British Dictionary definitions for cut your wisdom teeth

wisdom tooth

any of the four molar teeth, one at the back of each side of the jaw, that are the last of the permanent teeth to erupt Technical name third molar
cut one's wisdom teeth, to arrive at the age of discretion
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cut your wisdom teeth in Medicine

wisdom tooth wis·dom tooth (wĭz'dəm)
The third molar tooth on both sides of each jaw that erupts from the 17th to the 23rd year.

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cut your wisdom teeth in Science
wisdom tooth
One of four molars, the last on each side of both jaws in humans, usually appearing in young adulthood.
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