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supernumerary

 [soo″per-noo´mer-ar″e]
in excess of the regular number.

su·per·nu·mer·ar·y

(sū'pĕr-nū'mĕr-ār'ē),
Exceeding the normal number.
Synonym(s): epactal
[super- + L. numerus, number]

supernumerary

Over and above; in excess of the requisite number; in addition to.

su·per·nu·mer·ar·y

(sū'pĕr-nū'mĕr-ar-ē)
Exceeding the normal number.
[L. super-, over + L. numerus, number]

supernumerary

More than the normal NUMBER, as in supernumerary nipples or supernumerary teeth.

su·per·nu·mer·ar·y

(sū'pĕr-nū'mĕr-ar-ē)
Exceeding normal number.
Synonym(s): epactal.
[L. super-, over + L. numerus, number]
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Therefore, the purpose of this study was to investigate the frequency of dental anomalies like agenesis, impacted teeth, supernumerary teeth and ectopic eruption and determine their association with different types of malocclusion.
Mesiodens is the most prevalent supernumerary teeth which is seen in premaxilla.
The left inferior thyroid lobe was mobilized, finding an extracapsular supernumerary gland adjacent to the common carotid artery with a maximum diameter of 15 mm that was excised (Figure 1).