- between teeth.
- Phonetics. articulated with the tip of the tongue between the upper and lower front teeth, as the fricatives (th̸) and (th) of thy and thigh.
Origin of interdental
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- situated between teeth
- phonetics (of a consonant) pronounced with the tip of the tongue lying between the upper and lower front teeth, as for the th sounds in English thin and then
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- Located or made for use between the teeth.
- Of or relating to the relationship between the proximal surfaces of the teeth of the same arch.
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