tooth enamel


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Noun1.tooth enamel - hard white substance covering the crown of a toothtooth enamel - hard white substance covering the crown of a tooth
solid body substance - the solid parts of the body
crown - the part of a tooth above the gum that is covered with enamel
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Trident Xtra Care with Recaldent is clinically proven to actively protect, strengthen and rebuild tooth enamel, the company says.
The hardest substance in the human body is tooth enamel.
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