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noun over·bite \ˈō-vər-ˌbīt\

: a condition in which your upper teeth are too far in front of your lower teeth

Full Definition of OVERBITE

:  the projection of the upper front teeth over the lower in the normal occlusal position of the jaws

Examples of OVERBITE

  1. He has a severe overbite.

First Known Use of OVERBITE


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Medical Dictionary


noun over·bite \ˈō-vər-ˌbīt\

Medical Definition of OVERBITE

:  the projection of the upper anterior teeth over the lower when the jaws are in the position they occupy in occlusion—compare overjet


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