Like a character in the book, Blume’s father was a dentist called on to identify the victims by their dental records.Los Angeles Times (Jun 4, 2015)
In a glass cabinet against the wall three rows of dentures grinned at her with crooked teeth, overlapping teeth, notched teeth.The Westing Game
“I got involved with cosmetic dentistry because I got fed up with the Americans making fun of British teeth,” she says.BBC (May 26, 2015)
With a good orthodontist, this man’s smile can be made even better!
Periodontal disease – a fancy term for gum disease, including gingivitis – can cause swollen gums, irritation and bleeding.US News (Dec 22, 2014)
When we read the composition of the tooth-powders and dentifrices used in early colonial days, we wonder that they had any teeth left to scour.Earle, Alice Morse
Edentate animals, such as the sloth, are without teeth, or at least are without the incisors.Cavins, Elmer W.
Cross out ‘some toothless old people’ and write ‘certain edentulous persons.’Various
Teeth are usually all that paleontologists can find of ancient mammals, because dentition is built to endure punishment, and fossilizes well.Scientific American (May 8, 2011)
Take our teeth, which are covered in enamel but have a core made from more pliant dentine.Science Magazine (Feb 10, 2012)
Sharkskin is as rough as high grain sandpaper thanks to millions of small toothlike scales called denticles.Science Magazine (May 14, 2014)
Massachusetts depended on not only slaves but also indentured servants and enslaved Native Americans, who had a slightly different status than black slaves did.Slate (Jun 2, 2015)
Most footholds are nothing more than an indentation on the wall.Seattle Times (Jan 9, 2015)