the tooth fairy

noun

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: an imaginary creature who is supposed to leave money for children while they sleep in exchange for a tooth that has come out

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“The tooth fairy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20tooth%20fairy. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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