baby tooth


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baby tooth

baby tooth

n
(Dentistry) another term for milk tooth

decid′uous tooth`


n.
one of the temporary teeth of a mammal, in humans amounting to 20, that are replaced by the permanent teeth. Also called baby tooth, milk tooth.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.baby tooth - one of the first temporary teeth of a young mammal (one of 20 in children)baby tooth - one of the first temporary teeth of a young mammal (one of 20 in children)
child's body - the body of a human child
tooth - hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense
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In truth, an untreated cavity, even in a baby tooth, could lead to more serious issues, so it's very important to prevent them.
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The first dental visit should take place as soon as the first baby tooth appears, generally around six months, and every six months after that.
Ideal for reception areas, the film tells the story of a young girl obsessed with losing her last "crooked" baby tooth in order to obtain the perfect smile and win the heart of the new boy at school.
Astonishingly, she still had a shoogly lower baby tooth when she was 35 and didn't want it removed because it would leave another unsightly gap.
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