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tooth / ivory / CL: 顆|颗
to brush one's teeth
false teeth / dentures
tooth decay / dental cavities / CL: 顆|颗, 個|个
(coll.) eye tooth (maxillary canine tooth)
scaling and polishing (dentistry)
toothless / (fig.) powerless / ineffectual / weak
crescent moon
ivory / elephant tusk
to clench one's teeth / to grind the teeth / gnaw
scaling and polishing (dentistry)
to grind one's teeth (during sleep) / pointless arguing / (coll.) molar
to fill a tooth (cavity) / to have a tooth filled / a dental filling
to extract a tooth
al dente
deciduous tooth / milk tooth / baby tooth
a tooth for a tooth (retaliation)
to grow teeth / to teethe
The Hague (city in the Netherlands) / Den Haag
buck teeth
tusk / fang
to grow replacement teeth (zoology) / to grow permanent teeth in place of milk teeth
pawn / lackey / accomplice (in crime) / collaborator / henchman / claws and teeth
very old / obsolete / out of date
Buddha's tooth (a holy relic)
incisor / molar / screw die / threading die
to have a false tooth set in / denture
buck tooth / projecting tooth
to be looking for one's teeth all over the floor / (fig.) to get beaten up badly / to beat the crap out of (sb)
permanent tooth (as opposed to deciduous tooth 乳牙) / adult tooth
to pick one's teeth
ferocious-looking (idiom)
canine tooth / fang / tusk
an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth (idiom) / fig. to use the enemy's methods against him / to give sb a taste of his own medicine
clever and eloquent speaker (idiom)
a year-end dinner for employees
caries / rotten tooth (colloquial) / see also 齲齒|龋齿
incisor tooth
real estate agent (old)
to get food stuck between one's teeth
abutment tooth (dentistry)
molar tooth
venomous fang
(coll.) to be out of luck
Yamanya township in Shule county, Kashgar, Xinjiang
sound of dogs fighting, also written 吽呀
to laugh one's head off / ridiculous / jaw-dropping
Jiang Ziya (c. 1100 BC, dates of birth and death unknown), partly mythical sage advisor to King Wen of Zhou 周文王 and purported author of “Six Secret Strategic Teachings” 六韜|六韬, one of the Seven Military Classics of ancient China 武經七書|武经七书
deciduous tooth / milk tooth / baby tooth / also written 乳齒|乳齿
wisdom tooth
no ivory comes from the mouth of a dog (idiom) / no good words are to be expected from a scoundrel

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