mottled-enamel

mottled enamel

noun Dentistry.
fluorosis ( def 2 ).

Origin:
1925–30

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mottled enamel mot·tled enamel (mŏt'ld)
n.
Defective enamel formation, varying in appearance from small white opacities to yellow and black spotting, due to excessive fluoride ingestion during tooth formation.

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