from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Located or made for use between the teeth.
  • adj. Pronounced with the tip of the tongue between the teeth, as (þ) in that or (th) in thumb.
  • n. An interdental consonant.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Pertaining to the space between the teeth
  • adj. Pronounced with the tongue between the top and bottom teeth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Situated between teeth.
  • adj. Formed between the upper and lower teeth.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Occurring or produced between the teeth.


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