incisor

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(in-sī′zŏr )

[L. incisor, a cutter]

1. Something that cuts, as a tool with a sharp cutting edge; a knife.
2. One of the cutting teeth; the four front teeth in each jaw of the adult.
SEE: anterior tooth; SEE: dentition

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INCISORS

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