Sentence Examples


  • The upper incisor teeth are generally marked by grooves.
  • The first upper incisor is much larger than the others; canine and first two premolars rudimentary.
  • In the more typical Lemuridae there are two pairs of upper incisor teeth, separated by a gap in the middle line; the premolars may be either two or three, but the molars, as in the lower jaw, are always three on each side.
  • The third incisor in both upper and lower jaws is large, developed before the others, with much the size, form and direction of the canine.
  • Its affinity with the giraffes is, however, clearly revealed by the structure of the skull and teeth, more especially the bilobed crown to the incisor-like lower canine teeth.