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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Hard bonelike structure in the jaw, used for biting and chewing.

Usage examples (32)
  • He'd be sharper than a serpent's tooth, if he wasn't as dull as ditch water.
  • False tooth A ‘tooth’ made of plastic or other material, used to replace a tooth that has been taken out.
  • Three visits and a root canal later, my tooth is as good as new.
  • Sometimes, nothing more than a tooth is recovered. for more
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