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What is the definition or description of: small mouth?

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Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Disproportionate: It is reported that Maximum mouth Opening varies by size of the person, and taller people have larger openings than shorter. On average, the opening is about 48 mm, but range is thought to be 32-77 mm. Ranges would be different for children. A tall person with a 32 mm MMO would definitely be said to have a small mouth.

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What is the definition or description of: mouth?

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Dr. Meng Syn
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Dentistry 38 years experience
Really?: Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal in an organ ".

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