plicidentine

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Plicated or folded dentine; a kind of dentine which is folded on a series of vertical plates, causing the surface of the tooth to be fluted.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Anat.) A form of dentine which shows sinuous lines of structure in a transverse section of the tooth.

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  • noun anatomy A form of dentine which shows sinuous lines of structure in a transverse section of the tooth.

Etymologies

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Latin plica fold + English dentine.

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