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Anterior teeth

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noun

The longer, thinner teeth located in the front of the mouth, which include the lower and upper incisors and cuspids in both primary dentition and secondary dentition.


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Synonym: anterior sextant

Compare: posterior teeth


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Bone remodelling

... lateral aspects of the femur should be stiffer and stronger than the anterior and posterior aspects. Such a difference has actually been observed ... by contrast, it is accepted that static forces of long duration move teeth in the jawbone. In this connection, (4.1.22) the direction (as well ...

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