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deciduous tooth
medical dictionary

A tooth of the first set of teeth, comprising 20 in all, that erupts between the mean ages of 6 and 28 months of life.

Synonyms: dens deciduus, baby tooth, deciduous dentition, dens lacteus, first dentition, milk tooth, primary dentition, primary tooth, temporary tooth.

(05 Mar 2000)

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