As you can see, something to bite something or someone with. There are large teeth and small teeth. We all like them to look like the ones above.
Teeth (singular, tooth) are structures found in the jaws (or mouths) of many vertebrates that are used to tear, scrape, and chew food. Some animals, particularly carnivores, also use teeth for hunting or defense. The roots of teeth are covered by gums.
Teeth are among the most distinctive (and long-lasting) features of mammal species. Paleontologists use teeth to identify fossil species and determine their relationships. The shape of an animal's teeth is related to its diet. For example, plant matter is hard to digest, so herbivores have many molars for chewing. Carnivores, on the other hand, need canines to kill and tear meat.
For the younger generation, the primary teeth can be a source of much needed income. Aided by the tooth-fairy and a glass of water
- a derelict and lost tooth can be converted to a new and shiny coin.