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[むし()·()]
mushiba
noun

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[むし()]
mushiba
[むし()·()]
mushiba
[むしば()]
mushiba
[()·()]
ushi
[()·()]
kushi

English Meaning(s) for 虫歯

noun
  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
» tooth; cog

Categories 虫歯 is a member of

Decay the process of gradually becoming inferior
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Sample Sentences for 虫歯

Treat a decayed tooth.
If we care for our teeth we won't have cavities.
Bad teeth often cause pain.
She has a decayed tooth.
Since I developed this cavity, my tooth has been really sensitive to heat and cold.

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