how to pronounce dentition


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dentition is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of dentition in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… by dentition identical to that of mr …”

meanings of dentition


  1. The type, number and arrangement of the normal teeth of an organism or of the actual teeth of an individual.
  2. The set of natural teeth of an individual.
  3. An arrangement in an organism or object of projections that resemble teeth.
  4. The process of growing teeth; teething.

dentition frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word dentition occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics dentition can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that dentition can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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