Definition of Taurodontism

1. Noun. A condition found in the molar teeth of humans, where the body of the tooth and pulp chamber is enlarged vertically at the expense of the roots. ¹



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Medical Definition of Taurodontism

1. A developmental anomaly involving molar teeth in which the bifurcation or trifurcation of the roots is very near the apex, resulting in an abnormally large and long pulp chamber with exceedingly short pulp canals. Origin: L. Taurus, bull, + G. Odous, tooth (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Taurodontism

tauridor
tauridors
tauriform
taurin
taurine
taurine dehydrogenase
taurines
taurochenodeoxycholic acid
taurochenodeoxycholic acid 6alpha-hydroxylase
taurocholate
taurocholic
taurocholic acid
tauroctonies
tauroctony
taurodeoxycholic acid
taurodontism (current term)
taurodontisms
taurokathapsia
taurolithocholic acid
tauromachian
tauromachians
tauromachic
tauromachies
tauromachy
taurophobia
tauropine dehydrogenase
tauroursodeoxycholic
tauroursodeoxycholic acid
taurus
taurylic

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