|portion of the tooth that is covered by enamel|
|a tooth having a broad biting surface adapted for grinding, being one of twelve in humans, with three on each side of the upper and lower jaws.|
|See also dentition Also called: baby tooth any of the first teeth to erupt; a deciduous tooth|
deciduous tooth n.
Any of the teeth of the primary dentition. Also called baby tooth, milk tooth, primary tooth, temporary tooth.