teethridge

noun
teeth·​ridge | \ ˈtēth-ˌrij How to pronounce teethridge (audio) \

Definition of teethridge

: the bony ridge of the jaw containing the sockets of the teeth specifically : alveolar ridge sense 2

First Known Use of teethridge

1912, in the meaning defined above

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“Teethridge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teethridge. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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