Meaning of second teeth in English:

second teeth

plural noun

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

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