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[mass noun] The scientific study of the structure and diseases of teeth.
- ‘The call went out for dentists trained in forensic odontology to assist.’
- ‘Although forensic odontology could seem a macabre means of identification, for the families of victims it may be the only means of obtaining peace of mind.’
- ‘He was charged with the murder based essentially on forensic odontology evidence and placed on trial for murder.’
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