wisdom tooth


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wisdom tooth

n.
One of four rearmost molars, located one each on both sides of the upper and lower jaw in humans. Wisdom teeth are the last teeth to erupt, typically in early adulthood.

[Translation of New Latin dēns sapientiae : dēns, tooth + sapientiae, genitive of sapientia, wisdom.]

wisdom tooth

n
1. (Dentistry) any of the four molar teeth, one at the back of each side of the jaw, that are the last of the permanent teeth to erupt. Technical name: third molar
2. cut one's wisdom teeth to arrive at the age of discretion

wis′dom tooth`


n.
the third molar on each side of the upper and lower jaws: the last tooth to erupt.
Idioms:
cut one's wisdom teeth, to attain maturity or discretion.
[1660–70]

wis·dom tooth

(wĭz′dəm)
One of four molars, the last on each side of both jaws in humans, usually appearing in young adulthood.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wisdom tooth - any of the last 4 teeth on each side of the upper and lower jawwisdom tooth - any of the last 4 teeth on each side of the upper and lower jaw; the last of the permanent teeth to erupt (between ages 16 and 21)
molar, grinder - grinding tooth with a broad crown; located behind the premolars
Translations
ضِرْسُ العَقْلضِرْس العَقِل
мъдрец
zub moudrosti
visdomstand
viisaudenhammas
שן בינה
umnjak
bölcsességfog
vísdómstönn, endajaxl
親知らず
사랑니
zub múdrosti
visdomstand
ฟันกรามซี่ที่ 3
răng khôn

wisdom tooth

wisdom tooth

ndente m del giudizio

wise

(waiz) adjective
1. having gained a great deal of knowledge from books or experience or both and able to use it well.
2. sensible. You would be wise to do as he suggests; a wise decision.
ˈwisely adverb
wisdom (ˈwizdəm) noun
Wisdom comes with experience.
wisdom tooth (ˈwizdəm-)
any one of the four back teeth cut after childhood, usually about the age of twenty.
ˈwisecrack noun
a joke.
wise guy
a person who (shows that he) thinks that he is smart, knows everything etc.
be wise to
to be fully aware of. He thinks I'm going to give him some money, but I'm wise to his plan.
none the wiser
not knowing any more than before. He tried to explain the rules to me, but I'm none the wiser.
put (someone) wise
to tell, inform (someone) of the real facts.

wisdom tooth

ضِرْسُ العَقْل zub moudrosti visdomstand Weisheitszahn φρονιμίτης muela del juicio viisaudenhammas dent de sagesse umnjak dente del giudizio 親知らず 사랑니 verstandskies visdomstann ząb mądrości dente do siso зуб мудрости visdomstand ฟันกรามซี่ที่ 3 yirmi yaş dişi răng khôn 智齿

wisdom tooth

n. cordales, muelas del juicio.
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So, I was having trouble with a tooth, an impacted wisdom tooth to be exact.
A recent Michigan News article from University of Michigan discussed a study that suggests an opioid prescription for a wisdom tooth procedure could set the patient on a path to long-term opioid abuse.
He mentioned that some of the most occurring dental issues are gum diseases, tooth wear, tooth decay, cysts and tumours of the oral cavity, missing teeth, misalignment, wisdom tooth, oral mucosal problem, congenital dental issues.
That's because he had to have a wisdom tooth removed!
The woman told our sister paper Akhbar Al Khaleej that she needed to see a dentist urgently as she suffered from a wisdom tooth pain.
Some of the most common dental problems are tooth decay, gum disease, tooth wear, congenital dental problem, misaligned, missing teeth, wisdom tooth, oral mucosal problem, cysts and tumours of oral cavity etc, he mentioned.
The 'Spiderman: Homecoming' actor was left dazed and confused when he regained consciousness after having a wisdom tooth removed and his loved ones were beside him capturing everything on camera, reports People Magazine.
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