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toothpaste

[ tooth-peyst ]
/ ˈtuθˌpeɪst /
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noun
a dentifrice in the form of paste.
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Origin of toothpaste

An Americanism dating back to 1825–35; tooth + paste
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British Dictionary definitions for toothpaste

toothpaste
/ (ˈtuːθˌpeɪst) /

noun
a paste used for cleaning the teeth, applied with a toothbrush
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