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dentition

den·ti·tion

dentition

pronunciation:
den tI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the arrangement, including the number and kind, of teeth.
A cow's dentition is very different from a person's.
definition 2: the cutting of new teeth; teething.
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The word dentition contains the following part:
dent, denti Latin root that means tooth, teeth