dental formula

n.

Tabular representation of the number of deciduous and permanent teeth in the jaw.

Nearby words

  1. dental cuticle,
  2. dental dam,
  3. dental floss,
  4. dental follicle,
  5. dental forceps,
  6. dental granuloma,
  7. dental hygienist,
  8. dental implant,
  9. dental lamina,
  10. dental lisp


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