Definition of second teeth in English:

second teeth

plural noun

  • The set of permanent teeth that replace the milk teeth in humans and other mammals.

    • ‘Just as you get second teeth as a child, so you can get new perception, and thus a new life.’
    • ‘Without baby teeth to guide them into place, her second teeth may emerge in the wrong order or position.’
    • ‘And now the youngster faces years waiting for his second teeth to grow, eating only soft foods which won't damage his gums.’
    • ‘She was 8 when the accident happened, so they were her second teeth.’
    • ‘She's much bigger than seven now and even has all her second teeth.’