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English Meaning(s) for 虫歯

  1. cavity; tooth decay; decayed tooth; dental caries

Definition and Synonyms for 虫歯

Caries soft decayed area in a tooth
Synonyms: 虫歯, う蝕
Caries progressive decay can lead to the death of a tooth
Synonyms: 虫歯, う蝕

Meanings for each kanji in 虫歯

insect; bug; temper Kanji Details »
tooth; cog Kanji Details »

Categories 虫歯 is a member of

Decay the process of gradually becoming inferior
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Sample Sentences for 虫歯

The dentist pulled out his decayed tooth.
I have two bad teeth.
I have a lot cavities now.
The boy had bad teeth because he neglected to brush them.
Since I developed this cavity, my tooth has been really sensitive to heat and cold.

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