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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As the Count saw us, a horrible sort of snarl passed over his face, showing the eyeteeth long and pointed.
After centuries of disastrous infighting, over the last 70 years Europeans have seen no more major wars, steadily rising prosperity and a way of life that most of the world would give its eyeteeth for.
I didn't even have time to have my eyeteeth taken out," he quips.
Millions would give their eyeteeth for jobs so that they can get married and raise a family.
Most jockeys would give their eyeteeth to have the pick of the Ballydoyle Derby battalions and the charge this year is shaping up to be the strongest since 2002 at least.
There's a lot of women who would give their eyeteeth to meet someone like you so stop apologising.
So we saw cocktail dresses that every young woman from St Tropez to Shanghai would give their eyeteeth for: with a secretive little belt running around the front and disappearing through a hole at the back, the backs cut down to there, and a beautiful drape in the fabric pinning the focus squarely on one perfect bare shoulder.
With each of her sexual adventures, Isabel's eyeteeth grow longer and longer.