Definition of permanent tooth in English:
A tooth in a mammal that replaces a temporary milk tooth and lasts for most of the mammal’s life.
- One set of 20 non-permanent teeth precedes the permanent teeth, but the 12 molars are not replaced.
- Most kids stop grinding when they lose their baby teeth because permanent teeth are much more sensitive to pain.
- Injuries to both baby teeth and permanent teeth should be treated by a dentist.
Definition of permanent tooth in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan