canine tooth

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Noun1.Canine tooth - one of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolarscanine tooth - one of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolars
fang - canine tooth of a carnivorous animal; used to seize and tear its prey
tooth - hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense
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Th' rent of our cottage is only one an' threepence an' it's like pullin' eye-teeth to get it.
He snarled something like a dog, and I remember that his eye-teeth were large, like fangs, and that they impressed me tremendously.
Forty teeth, namely twenty-four grinders, four eye-teeth, and twelve incisive.
Any other town would give their eye-teeth to have this town's heritage and do all that they can to protect, conserve and promote their heritage.
But the unspoken truth among Clock Enders is that Arsenal would give their eye-teeth for Chelsea's record since Arsene Wenger delivered a pot to the marble halls.
But Sir Anthony Hopkins ought to feel himself very privileged that one of the world's greatest orchestras has seen fit to perform music only of a standard that many another amateur composer would give their eye-teeth to hear even in performance, let alone recorded.