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Eruption

Is the movement of the teeth into its functional position in the oral cavity.

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Stomodeum

Is the word that means primitive mouth

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Embryology

The study of prenatal development

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Zygote

Union of the ovum and sperm forms a fertilized egg

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Meiosis

Chromosomes of each parent join

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Conception

Term for fertilization

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Embryonic period

Period extends from the beginning of the second week to the end of the eighth week

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Clift lip or palate

Disruption in the formation of the palate

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Fetal period

Development period from the ninth week until birth

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6 Bronchial arches

By the end of the fourth week they have formed

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Environment factors that could affect development of the baby

Medications or exposure to radiation

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Deposition

The process of laying down or adding new bone

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Remodeling

Describes the growth and changes in shape of existing

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Succedaneous

The teeth that are permanent teeth that primary teeth

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Fissure

Is a fault along a development groove on the occlusal surface

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Exfoliation

Shedding of primary teeth