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Teeth: A Very Short Introduction

Teeth: A Very Short Introduction

  • Author: Peter S. Ungar
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • ISBN: 9780199670598
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Teeth are amazing - the product of half a billion years of evolution. They provide fuel for the body by breaking apart other living things; and they must do it again and again over a lifetime without themselves being broken in the process. This means that plants and animals have developed tough or hard tissues for protection, and teeth have evolved ways to sharpen or strengthen themselves to overcome those defences. And just as different jobs require different
tools, animals with different diets have different shaped teeth to deal with the variety of foods that they eat.


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