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permanent tooth

noun

Medical Definition of PERMANENT TOOTH

:  one of the second set of teeth of a mammal that follow the milk teeth, typically persist into old age, and in humans are 32 in number including 4 incisors, 2 canines, and 10 premolars and molars in each jaw

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May 24, 2015
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