Definition of overbite in English:


Line breaks: over|bite
Pronunciation: /ˈəʊvəbʌɪt


[mass noun] Dentistry
  • The overlapping of the lower teeth by the upper: [count noun]: an eager boy with an overbite
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    • In particular, he reported that abnormal children with stress-related emotional disturbances had a higher number of instances of overbite and open bite than did normal children.
    • He also had large incisor teeth and the typical overbite characteristic of other kings from his family.
    • Liam, the orange-haired boy with the overbite from my Political Science class, stopped beside my table.

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