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(English) Chisel-like; used to describe teeth which are flattened and truncate with sharp edges like the front teeth of some mammals such as humans, also compressed and wedge-shaped; said of teeth with a cutting edge resembling incisors of higher vertebrates, e.g. in Serrasalmus, the beak of Scaridae. (See also: teeth, incisor)
en forme d'incisice
(French) En forme d'incisive ; utilisé pour décrire des dents aplaties et tronquées aux bords tranchants comme les dents de devant de certains mammifères tels que les êtres humains. (See also: teeth, incisor)
(Portuguese) Em forma de bizel; descreve os dentes que são truncados e afiados como nos dentes incisivos do Homem. (See also: teeth, incisor)

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