eye tooth


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Synonyms for eye tooth

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

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Here's the scoop: Doctors at the University of Miami (or Miameye) removed one tooth--an eye tooth, naturally--from a nearly blind patient, sculpted the tooth into a table-shaped platform, drilled a hole in the middle to hold a 1/8-inch cylindrical lens, and then implanted the whole package into a pouch in the patient's skin for several months to allow it to fuse into one unit.
The horse hasn't a bother on him and I'd give my eye tooth to have a winner at Aintree.