forensic odontology

noun

Definition of forensic odontology 

: a branch of forensic medicine dealing with teeth and marks left by teeth (as in identifying criminal suspects or the remains of a dead person)

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1952, in the meaning defined above

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forensic odontology

noun

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: a branch of forensic medicine that deals with teeth and marks left by teeth (as in identifying the remains of a dead person)

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