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Crown of head

Definition noun (anatomy) The crown or the topmost part of the head (or skull). Supplement Word origin: crown: from Latin... Read More


Crowning 1. Preparation of the natural crown of a tooth and covering the prepared crown with a veneer of suitable dental... Read More


Crown The part of a tree or shrub above the level of the lowest... Read More


vertex 1. (Science: anatomy) A turning point; the principal or highest point; top; summit; crown; apex. Specifically: the... Read More


Anchor 1. A iron instrument which is attached to a ship by a cable (rope or chain), and which, being cast overboard, lays... Read More


triple 1. Consisting of three united; multiplied by three; threefold; as, a triple knot; a triple tie. By thy triple shape... Read More


Aureole 1. A celestial crown or accidental glory added to the bliss of heaven, as a reward to those (as virgins, martyrs,... Read More


Descend 1. To pass from a higher to a lower place; to move downwards; to come or go down in any way, as by falling, flowing,... Read More


melon 1. (Science: botany) The juicy fruit of certain cucurbitaceous plants, as the muskmelon, watermelon, and citron melon;... Read More


Inheritable 1. Capable of being inherited; transmissible or descendible; as, an inheritable estate or title. 2. Capable of... Read More


Doublet (Science: microscopy) two simple lens elements cemented together, for the purpose of giving spherical and chromatic... Read More


Definition noun Removable artificial teeth to replace many or the whole set of lost teeth in upper or lower... Read More

Cervical margin of tooth

Cervical margin of tooth --> neck of tooth The slightly constricted part of a tooth, between the crown and the... Read More


Core 1. The central mass of necrotic tissue in a boil. 2. A metal casting, usually with a post in the canal of a tooth Root,... Read More


Coronary (Science: anatomy, cardiology) a term applied to vessels, nerves, ligaments, etc. The term usually denotes the... Read More

Ti plasmid

Ti plasmid (Science: molecular biology) plasmid of agrobacterium tumefaciens, transferred to higher plant cells in crown... Read More


reins 1. The kidneys; also, the region of the kidneys; the loins. 2. The inward impulses; the affections and passions; so... Read More

Canine tooth

Canine tooth (Science: dentistry) a tooth having a crown of thick conical shape and a long, slightly flattened conical root;... Read More

Dental cuticle

Dental cuticle --> enamel cuticle The primary enamel cuticle, consisting of two extremely thin layers (the inner one... Read More


myanmar A republic of southeast asia, northwest of thailand, long familiar as burma. Its capital is yangon, formerly... Read More

Dental enamel

Dental enamel (Science: dentistry) a hard thin translucent layer of calcified substance which envelops and protects the... Read More

Stephanofilaria stilesi

Stephanofilaria stilesi A skin-infecting species of filaria parasitic in cattle and transmitted by the horn fly, haematobia... Read More


Doublet (Science: microscopy) two simple lens elements cemented together, for the purpose of giving spherical and chromatic... Read More


Heterotroph Definition What is heterotroph? In biology and ecology, a heterotroph is an organism that does not have the... Read More

Multicuspid tooth

multicuspid tooth --> molar tooth A tooth having a somewhat quadrangular crown with four or five cusps on the grinding... Read More

Cuspid tooth

Cuspid tooth --> canine tooth (Science: dentistry) a tooth having a crown of thick conical shape and a long, slightly... Read More


Decomposer Definition The organisms that carry out the process of decay or break down of the dead organism are known as... Read More

Bud stage

Definition noun (dentistry) The first stage in a developing tooth where a tooth bud forms from the dental... Read More


pheasant 1. (Science: ornithology) Any one of numerous species of large gallinaceous birds of the genus Phasianus, and many... Read More


posterity 1. The race that proceeds from a progenitor; offspring to the furthest generation; the aggregate number of persons... Read More

Tricuspid tooth

tricuspid tooth A tooth having a crown with three... Read More


Aspire 1. To desire with eagerness; to seek to attain something high or great; to pant; to long; followed by to or after,... Read More


teeth --> tooth Pl> teeth . OE. Toth,tooth, AS. T; akin to OFries. Tth, OS. & D. Tand, OHG. Zang, zan, G. Zahn,... Read More


Definition noun, plural: heads (1) The cephalic part of an organism, especially the body part containing the brain and/or... Read More


Face 1. The exterior form or appearance of anything; that part which presents itself to the view; especially, the front or... Read More


Exclusion 1. The act of excluding, or of shutting out, whether by thrusting out or by preventing admission; a debarring;... Read More


shield 1. To cover with, or as with, a shield; to cover from danger; to defend; to protect from assault or injury. Shouts of... Read More


Cap (Science: abbreviation) catabolite (gene) activator protein. 1. Any anatomical structure that resembles a cap or... Read More


scalp 1. That part of the integument of the head which is usually covered with hair. By the bare scalp of robin Hodd's fat... Read More


neck 1. The part of an animal which connects the head and the trunk, and which, in man and many other animals, is more... Read More