protruding teeth

pro·trud·ing teeth

teeth extending beyond the normal contour of the dental arches; usually in an anterior direction.

pro·trud·ing teeth

(prō-trūding tēth)
Teeth extending beyond normal contour of dental arches; usually in an anterior direction.
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Did you know most common orthodontic problems such as crowding of the teeth, gaps, protruding teeth, and bad bites can be inherited or caused by injury to the mouth, early or late loss of baby teeth, or thumb-sucking habits?
He called the fearsome-looking specimen, with its bulging eyes and protruding teeth, Chilean sea bass, even though it's not a bass and doesn't swim off Chile's shores.
My best pal, George Wright, a builder of Catalina camps years ago, would bowhunt them after work and did in many tusked critters with considerable effectiveness, though once in a while he had to dash for a tree to save the rear of his camo pants from their sharp, protruding teeth.
One of the girls was short, while the other one was tall with protruding teeth, Leuterio told the court.
According to the American Association of Orthodontists, you should schedule an appointment with an orthodontist if you see the following: Difficulty chewing or biting, mouth breathing, thumb or finger sucking, nail/lip biting or other oral habits, crowded, misplaced or blocked out teeth, missing teeth, jaws that shift, make sounds, protrude or are recessed, biting the cheek or biting into the roof of the mouth, protruding teeth, teeth that meet in an abnormal way or don't meet at all, facial imbalance or asymmetry, grinding or clenching of teeth, inability to comfortably close lips, impacted teeth.
The skulls' teeth and jaws are Neandertal-esque, with protruding teeth and no chin, hinting that chewing or using the mouth in a grasping, tool-like manner was important in becoming a Neandertal, Arsuaga says.
A grade four child can have speech difficulties or protruding teeth, while children in grade five have more complex problems, such as abnormally arranged teeth.
A note to Kher: having protruding teeth doesn't bring a smile to anyone's face anymore and is a trick that shouldn't be repeated (In his 1989 hit Chl Bz, Kher had sported a similar facial feature to accentuate his evil streak).
His propensity for disguise is extremely amusing: he is a dozing geriatric with protruding teeth in a university auditorium; he is a satin-bowed and frilled woman on a train; an Oriental opium-puffing street person, and an aged bellhop at the Hotel de Triomphe in Paris.
The man was described as white, aged between 25 and 30 years old, about 6 feet tall, of slim build, with short black hair, and protruding teeth.
Villains from rival ninja clans are instantly recognizable by their artificially caricatured features, sporting grotesque coiffures, protruding teeth or huge heads so heavy that their owners tip over at key moments.