Definition of overbite
: the projection of the upper front teeth over the lower in the normal occlusal position of the jaws
Examples of overbite in a Sentence
He has a severe overbite.
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Today’s Moment of Nature Zen is a wee baby planthopper with what appears to be a bit of an overbite.
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Definition of overbite for English Language Learners
: a condition in which your upper teeth are too far in front of your lower teeth
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