Sentence Examples

  • Her two canines were larger than before and gave her the appearance of a vampire.
  • Total 46 - and in having the teeth generally developed upon an insectivorous rather than a carnivorous pattern, the upper middle incisors being larger and inclined forward, the canines relatively smaller, and the molars with broad crowns, armed with prickly tubercles.
  • The dental formula, when completely developed, is incisors i, canines o, premolars 31 molars - on each side, giving a total of 34 teeth.
  • The canines are absent or rudimentary in the lower, and often deciduous at an early age in the upper jaw.
  • The canines are rudimentary and often wanting.

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