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[fawr-tooth, fohr-]
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noun, plural fore·teeth [fawr-teeth, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌtiθ, ˈfoʊr-/.
  1. a tooth in the front of the mouth; incisor.
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Origin of foretooth

before 1000; Middle English, Old English for teth (plural). See fore-, tooth
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British Dictionary definitions for foretooth


noun plural -teeth (-ˌtiːθ)
  1. dentistry another word for incisor
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