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Definition 1: a means of enforcement - [noun denoting act]

Samples where tooth or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the treaty had no teeth in it

(tooth is a kind of ...) thing or person that acts to produce a particular effect or achieve an end

"a means of control" "an example is the best agency of instruction" "the true way to success"

Definition 2: toothlike structure in invertebrates found in the mouth or alimentary canal or on a shell - [noun denoting animal]

(tooth is a kind of ...) a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing and its construction and arrangement

"he has good bone structure"

(... is a kind of tooth ) small pointed ridge on the exoskeleton of an arthropod

Definition 3: something resembling the tooth of an animal - [noun denoting artifact]

(tooth is a kind of ...) any structure that branches out from a central support

(... is a kind of tooth ) tooth on the rim of gear wheel

(... is part of tooth) a flat device with narrow pointed teeth on one edge; disentangles or arranges hair

(... is part of tooth) any of several tools for straightening fibers

(... is part of tooth) a power tool for cutting wood

(... is part of tooth) hand tool having a toothed blade for cutting

Definition 4: one of a number of uniform projections on a gear - [noun denoting artifact]

(tooth is a kind of ...) any structure that branches out from a central support

(... is part of tooth) a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion

Definition 5: hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense - [noun denoting body]

(tooth is a kind of ...) rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

(... is a kind of tooth ) hollow or grooved tooth of a venomous snake; used to inject its poison

(... is a kind of tooth ) a tooth that has grown in a faulty position

(... is a kind of tooth ) any of the 32 teeth that replace the deciduous teeth of early childhood and (with luck) can last until old age

(... is a kind of tooth ) one of the first temporary teeth of a young mammal (one of 20 in children)

(... is a kind of tooth ) one of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolars

(... is a kind of tooth ) a tooth having two cusps or points; located between the incisors and the molars

(... is a kind of tooth ) a tooth for cutting or gnawing; located in the front of the mouth in both jaws

(... is a kind of tooth ) grinding tooth with a broad crown; located behind the premolars

(... is a kind of tooth ) a tooth situated at the back of the mouth

(... is a kind of tooth ) a tooth situated at the front of the mouth

"his malocclusion was caused by malposed anteriors"

(... is a kind of tooth ) the last upper premolar and first lower molar teeth of a carnivore; having sharp edges for cutting flesh

(... is a kind of tooth ) informal terms for a human `tooth'

(... is a kind of tooth ) a long pointed tooth specialized for fighting or digging; especially in an elephant or walrus or hog

(... is a kind of tooth ) the tiny fossil cone-shaped tooth of a primitive vertebrate of order Conodonta

(tooth is a part of ...) the soft inner part of a tooth

(tooth is a part of ...) the embedded part of a bodily structure such as a tooth, nail, or hair

(tooth is a part of ...) the part of a tooth above the gum that is covered with enamel

(tooth is a part of ...) small elevation on the grinding surface of a tooth

(tooth is a part of ...) bone (calcified tissue) surrounding the pulp cavity of a tooth

(tooth is a part of ...) the central cavity of a tooth containing the pulp (including the root canal)

(tooth is a part of ...) the part of a limb or tooth that remains after the rest is removed

(... is a member of tooth) the kind and number and arrangement of teeth (collectively) in a person or animal

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