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CUSPID

 Dictionary entry overview: What does cuspid mean? 

CUSPID (noun)
  The noun CUSPID has 1 sense:

1. one of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolars

  Familiarity information: CUSPID used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CUSPID (noun)


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Meaning:

One of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolars

Classified under:

Nouns denoting body parts

Synonyms:

canine; canine tooth; cuspid; eye tooth; eyetooth; dogtooth

Hypernyms ("cuspid" is a kind of...):

tooth (hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "cuspid"):

fang (canine tooth of a carnivorous animal; used to seize and tear its prey)


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