milk tooth


milk tooth

noun

Definition of MILK TOOTH

:  a temporary tooth of a young mammal; especially :  one of the human dentition including four incisors, two canines, and four molars in each jaw —called also baby tooth, deciduous tooth

First Known Use of MILK TOOTH

1738

milk tooth

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MILK TOOTH

: a temporary tooth of a young mammal; especially : one of the human dentition including four incisors, two canines, and four molars in each jaw which fall out during childhood and are replaced by the permanent teeth—called also baby tooth, deciduous tooth, primary tooth

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