from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun One of the second set of teeth in mammals that grow as the milk teeth are shed. Humans have 32 permanent teeth.
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- noun any of the 32 teeth that replace the deciduous teeth of early childhood and (with luck) can last until old age
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