Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of dentition | Another word for dentition | What is dentition?

Definition 1: the kind and number and arrangement of teeth (collectively) in a person or animal - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for dentition in the sense of this definition

(dentition is a kind of ...) a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used

"a set of books" "a set of golf clubs" "a set of teeth"

(... is a kind of dentition ) dentition of deciduous teeth

(... is a kind of dentition ) dentition of permanent teeth

(... is part of dentition) the opening through which food is taken in and vocalizations emerge

"he stuffed his mouth with candy"

(dentition is a member of ...) hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense

Definition 2: the eruption through the gums of baby teeth - [noun denoting process]

Synonyms for dentition in the sense of this definition

(dentition is a kind of ...) (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level

"he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children"

(... is a kind of dentition ) teething at an earlier age than expected

More words

Another word for dentistry

Another word for dentist's drill

Another word for dentist

Another word for dentine

Another word for dentin

Another word for denture

Another word for denturist

Another word for denudate

Another word for denudation

Another word for denude


Other word for denude

denude meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce denude