Eyetooth

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Medical Definition of Eyetooth

Eyetooth: An upper canine tooth which is immediately lateral to the second (lateral) incisor. So-named in the mistaken belief that this tooth was connected to a branch of the nerve that supplies the eye.


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Reviewed on 7/1/2016

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