milk tooth definition

  • noun:
    • Any of the short-term very first teeth of a young mammal. Also known as baby tooth, major tooth.
    • Any tooth regarding the first pair of teeth of young people (or livestock).
    • one of several short-term very first pair of teeth in younger mammals; in man you will find twenty.
    • A tooth of this milk-dentition; a temporary or deciduous enamel, which can be shed and changed. A kid has actually 20 milk-teeth.
    • one of the primary temporary teeth of a new mammal (certainly one of 20 in children)

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