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  • n. Plural form of incisor.

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Examples

  • Clenched firmly between his incisors was a smokingpiece whose grey fumes, forming a tenuous ellipse about his occiput, were suggestive of a decorative seasonal circlet of holly.

    Sunlight Through The Shadows Magazine Volume 1 Issue 6 (ANSI Edition)

  • The teeth that form the middle and anterior portion of the arch are termed incisors (Fig. 52).

    Common Diseases of Farm Animals

  • Posterior to the incisors are the canines or tusks, and forming the arms of the arch are the molar teeth.

    Common Diseases of Farm Animals

  • Clenched firmly between his incisors was a smoking piece whose grey fumes, forming a tenuous ellipse about his occiput, were suggestive of a decorative seasonal circlet of holly.

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  • Of other teeth it had only the two moderate-sized front tusks above and two very big, chisel-like "incisors" in the front of the lower jaw.

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  • The use of gold crowns in more prominent teeth such as incisors is favored in some cultures and discouraged in others. colored, and can be made with tightly controlled particle sizes up to a few tens of nanometers across by reduction of gold chloride with citrate or ascorbate ions.

    Zach Klein Universal Feed

  • The researchers found on the ancient bones shallow U-shaped grooves and other similar bite marks that suggested pairs of opposing teeth-just the kind of incisors that the now-extinct multituberculates possessed.

    Scientific American

  • Bunny yawns caused mirth too; there was something about those huge incisors, top and bottom, and all the tiny teeth on the sides that gave theyawns a delicious comic effect.

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  • Immediately she pointed out dense milk-colored pus, coming up from his gumline at his bottom incisors.

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  • The doctor told us she was sure that the abscess came from the bottom incisors.

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