teethridge


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teeth·ridge

 (tēth′rĭj′)
n.
The ridge of gum behind the upper front teeth.

teethridge

(ˈtiːθˌrɪdʒ)
n
(Anatomy) anatomy the ridge of gum located behind the upper front teeth

teeth•ridge

(ˈtiθˌrɪdʒ)

n.
the gum-covered bony ridge immediately behind the upper front teeth; alveolar ridge.
[1925–30]