[ US /ˈtuθ/ ]
[ UK /tˈuːθ/ ]
  1. toothlike structure in invertebrates found in the mouth or alimentary canal or on a shell
  2. hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense
  3. one of a number of uniform projections on a gear
  4. something resembling the tooth of an animal
  5. a means of enforcement
    the treaty had no teeth in it
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  • I have also used * toothpaste* to clean the screen; if you work at it, the toothpaste abrasives will get rid of hairline scratches on the screen surface. CIS Threads #1: Interesting Threads from the TRS Model 100 Forum Messages by Phil Wheeler
  • The best way to describe the pain in my hands and feet is during the morning, it is like a bad toothache.
  • This increases the concentration in the mouth of bacteria that can cause tooth and gum decay. Times, Sunday Times
  • He comments that a patient might talk of a "shiner" whereas a doctor (holy of holies) would speak of a "periorbital ecchymosis," which is true only if you could imagine a doctor referring to cephalalgia instead of a headache or odontalgia instead of a toothache. VERBATIM: The Language Quarterly Vol III No 1
  • Elsewhere during the Hangover technology beanfeast, we understand that HP's own demo of Bluetooth was similarly rotten.
  • Streptococcus mutans (S. mutans) has the ability to survive in a highly acidic environment, which is what makes it such a nasty tooth-decayer: remember, it’s the acid bacteria produce as they consume carbohydrates that eats away at tooth enamel. Paging all you "Face on Mars" believers...
  • It may be a while before he flashes that famously photogenic toothy smile again. The Sun
  • The only time I have done them is for older teenagers with congenitally missing back teeth (with the baby tooth still there at that age) whose only cosmetic option is the porcelain fused to metal crown (those run around $800 or more each) and usually necessitates a pulpal treatment as well due to the small tooth size, and these crowns having a questionable prognosis in baby teeth. White Crowns For Baby Teeth
  • Located between the teeth, hinge sockets provide the space for holding the tooth of the opposite valve.
  • THE next time you suffer toothache or throbbing back pain, blame it on evolution. The Sun
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