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permanent tooth

any of the 32 adult teeth that replace the 20 milk teeth.
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First recorded in 1830-40 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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permanent tooth in Medicine

permanent tooth n.
Any of the teeth of the secondary dentition. Also called second tooth.

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