[ uhn-der-bahyt ]
/ ˈʌn dərˌbaɪt /

noun Dentistry.

occlusion in which the lower incisor teeth overlap the upper.

Origin of underbite

First recorded in 1975–80; under- + bite
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[ ŭndər-bīt′ ]


Malocclusion in which the lower teeth overlap the upper teeth.

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