underbite

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un·der·bite

(ŭn'dĕr-bīt),
A nontechnical term applied to mandibular underdevelopment or to excessive maxillary development.

underbite

/un·der·bite/ (un´der-bīt) retrognathism.

underbite

(ŭn′dər-bīt′)
n.
A malocclusion in which the lower teeth overlap the upper teeth.

un·der·bite

(ŭn'dĕr-bīt)
A nontechnical term applied to mandibular underdevelopment or to excessive maxillary development.

un·der·bite

(ŭn'dĕr-bīt)
A nontechnical term applied to mandibular underdevelopment or to excessive maxillary development.

underbite,

n a nontechnical term for the vertical overlapping of mandibular teeth over upper teeth.
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