dentin definition

  • noun:
    • the key, calcareous part of a tooth, under the enamel and surrounding the pulp chamber and root canals.
    • The difficult, dense calcareous product that produces within the majority of a tooth
    • the appropriate substance or muscle of teeth, as ivory, for instance, as distinguised from enamel, concrete, or pulp.
    • bone (calcified tissue) surrounding the pulp cavity of a tooth
    • a calcareous product harder and denser than bone that includes the majority of a tooth
    • the key, calcareous section of a tooth, underneath the enamel and surrounding the pulp chamber and root canals.
    • The difficult, thick calcareous material that produces up the majority of a tooth
    • the correct material or structure of teeth, as ivory, as an example, as distinguised from enamel, concrete, or pulp.
    • bone (calcified muscle) surrounding the pulp cavity of a tooth
    • a calcareous product harder and denser than bone tissue that includes the bulk of a tooth

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