incisor

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in·ci·sor

 (ĭn-sī′zər)
n.
A tooth adapted for cutting or gnawing, located at the front of the mouth along the apex of the dental arch.

incisor

(ɪnˈsaɪzə)
n
(Dentistry) a chisel-edged tooth at the front of the mouth. In man there are four in each jaw

in•ci•sor

(ɪnˈsaɪ zər)

n.
any of the four anterior teeth in each jaw, used for cutting and gnawing..
[1665–75; < New Latin]

in·ci·sor

(ĭn-sī′zər)
A tooth having a sharp edge adapted for cutting or gnawing, located in mammals in the front of the mouth between the canine teeth.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.incisor - a tooth for cutting or gnawingincisor - a tooth for cutting or gnawing; located in the front of the mouth in both jaws
tooth - hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense
Translations
سِن قاطِعَه
řezák
fortand
diente incisivoincisivo
etuhammas
metszőfog
framtönn; nagtönn
門歯
siekacz
sekalec
kesici dişön diş

incisor

[ɪnˈsaɪzəʳ] Nincisivo m

incisor

[ɪnˈsaɪzər] nincisive f

incisor

nSchneidezahn m

incisor

[ɪnˈsaɪzəʳ] n (Anat) → incisivo

incision

(inˈsiʒən) noun
1. a cut, especially one made in a person's body by a surgeon.
2. the act of cutting especially by a surgeon.
incisor (inˈsaizə) noun
one of the four front cutting teeth in the upper or lower jaw.

in·ci·sor

n. diente incisivo.

incisor

n incisivo; upper o maxillary central — incisivo central superior; lower o mandibular lateral — incisivo lateral inferior
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And I can tell you, getting adequate funding for transportation and infrastructure projects through Congress has been like a fight to the finish with a mandibular lateral incisor.
On examination, there was a gingival defect in between canine and lateral incisor.
2007 * 1 Yamana 2010 1 Counihan and O'Connell 1 1 1 (current study) * PEIR also in maxillary central incisor and mandibular lateral incisor in the same patient.
1993 8 months after birth (includes root length) Cardoso 2007 8 months after birth Tooth size (mm) Specimens Central incisor Lateral incisor Incinerated 3.
As they do so, "open the door," swinging the front edge of the aiming device toward the lateral incisor, allowing the sensor to follow the curve of the spee (lower jaw), which will ensure contacts are open.
On August 30, 2005, she underwent a 5 cm left mandibular resection as well as removal of the left lateral incisor, canine, premolars and molars (Figure 2).
618 for the central incisor, lateral incisor, and canine respectively.
In men, the lateral incisor can be almost the size and length of the central tooth and has a very straight edge.
If the lateral incisor tooth is missing (a common occurrence in patients with a cleft), then the posterior bone segment and teeth in unilateral clefts or the bilateral posterior bone segments and teeth in bilateral clefts can be advanced forward to close the space, and the cuspid tooth can be used as a lateral incisor, eliminating the need for a bridge or dental implant.
The radiograph demonstrated a severely carious maxillary right lateral incisor and canine with periapical radiolucencies.
Detective Chief Inspector Andy Baker said that a red rose tattoo, scrolled with the name Zoe, and a distinctive twisted lateral incisor, possible an hereditary trait, were the only keys to identifying the woman.
Family studies have shown absence of the upper lateral incisor is controlled by one autosomal dominant gene with high transmittal occurance and variable expression.

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