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toothnoun

uk   /tuːθ/  us   /tuːθ/ (plural teeth )
  • tooth noun (MOUTH)

A1 [C] one of the hard, white objects in the mouth that are used for biting and chewing (= crushing food): a broken/missing tooth front/back teeth false teeth Brush/Clean your teeth thoroughly morning and night. I had to have a tooth out (US pulled) (= removed).
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toothnoun [C]

 us   /tuθ/ (plural teeth  /tiθ/ )
any of the hard, white objects in the mouth that are used for biting and chewing food
(Definition of tooth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tooth”
in Korean 치아, 이…
in Arabic سِنّ…
in Malaysian gigi…
in French dent…
in Russian зуб, зубец…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嘴巴, 牙,牙齒…
in Italian dente…
in Turkish diş, tarak/testere vb. dişi…
in Polish ząb…
in Spanish diente…
in Vietnamese răng, răng (lược)…
in Portuguese dente…
in Thai ฟัน, สิ่งที่คล้ายฟัน…
in German der Zahn…
in Catalan dent…
in Japanese 歯…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嘴巴, 牙,牙齿…
in Indonesian gigi, menumbuhkan gigi…
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