caries caries


  • (n) soft decayed area in a tooth; progressive decay can lead to the death of a tooth


  1. When they warn children against sweets, doctors and dentists act on an old hunch that there is some relationship between diet and dental caries (tooth decay).
  2. Said he: "The amount of caries decay is less in mottled enamel areas than in normal areas.
  3. This is Gyro Captain (Bruce Spence), a deranged parody of the World War I aerial ace: scarecrow skinny, gaily clad, sporting a James Coburn smile with advanced caries.


  1. Focus on Prevention of Dental Caries Spurs Sales of Dental Preventive Supplies, According to New Report by Global ...

    GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Dental Preventive Supplies markets. Global market for Dental Preventive Supplies is projected to reach US$458.8 million by 2018, driven by the rising need to prevent dental caries and gum diseases among children and adults. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Local Dentist is Saving Lives with Her Cutting-edge Approach to Dental Caries

    Dr. Cynthia Nouri launches a ground breaking caries screening program that allows insight into her patients overall health like never before. (PRWeb June 10, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PRWeb


  • "Netanyahu caries around a problematic experience from his first round as prime minister. He wants to avoid a situation in which, because of outside pressure, he will begin to make concessions and the right wing will topple him," Barak said in...
    on Mar 20, 2009 By: Ehud Barak Source: AFP

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