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permanent tooth

  1. any of the 32 adult teeth that replace the 20 milk teeth.
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Origin of permanent tooth

First recorded in 1830–40
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permanent tooth in Medicine

permanent tooth

  1. Any of the teeth of the secondary dentition.second tooth
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