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teeth

TEETH

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enamel the hard, glossy, calcareous covering of the crown of a tooth, containing only a slight amount of organic substance.
Dentin the hard, calcareous tissue, similar to but denser than bone, that forms the major portion of a tooth, surrounds the pulp cavity, and is situated beneath the enamel and cementum.
gingiva what holds your teeth steady
root canal the root portion of the captivity
nerve roots and blood vessles and the root at the front (ventral root or motor root) conveys impulses to the muscles.
crown the part of a tooth that is covered by enamel
root the thery of your teeth
Bone the bottom of your tooth that connects to the gum.
periodontal ligament The connective tissue surrounding the root of a tooth and attaching it to its bony socket.
pulp chamber the crown portion of the pulp cavity.
Created by: nalexander