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caries

Definition of caries in Spanish:

nombre femenino

Destrucción o necrosis que afecta a los tejidos duros del organismo, en especial a los dientes y a los huesos: el flúor fortalece el esmalte dental y ayuda a prevenir la caries.
El plural es caries.

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