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General Anatomy > Alimentary system > Mouth > Teeth > Molar tooth > Third molar tooth; Wisdom tooth



The roots of the third molar (dens serotinus or wisdom-tooth) are more or less fused together.

This definition incorporates text from a public domain edition of Gray's Anatomy (20th U.S. edition of Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, published in 1918 – from


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