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deciduous tooth

noun
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Examples for deciduous tooth
  • One individual is represented by a single deciduous tooth found within a post mold in a disturbed area of a house floor.
deciduous tooth in Medicine

deciduous tooth n.
Any of the teeth of the primary dentition. Also called baby tooth, milk tooth, primary tooth, temporary tooth.

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