teethridge

[teeth-rij]

noun Phonetics.


Nearby words

  1. teethe,
  2. teether,
  3. teething,
  4. teething ring,
  5. teething troubles,
  6. teetotal,
  7. teetotaler,
  8. teetotalism,
  9. teetotum,
  10. teevee

Origin of teethridge

First recorded in 1925–30; teeth + ridge

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Medicine definitions for teeth-ridge

teethridge

[tēthrĭj′]

n.

The ridge of gum behind the upper front teeth.

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