Antonyms for carious

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If one of the molars is found to be carious, it should be extracted.

A carious smile, almost a pitying smile, was hovering on her lips.

I healed malignant tubercular diphtheria and carious bones that could be dented in by the fingers.

I have seen nothing in these carious forms which does not reveal the mechanical action of these waters.

They exist in the mouth; those in carious teeth are often sufficient to injuriously affect digestion and health.

One shake more, and like a row of carious teeth they were all in Mr. Schnackenberger's hand.

If there is infection of the gums and the teeth are carious, the breath is extremely foul—a sign long associated with scurvy.

The indiscriminate use of viper broth is not proper at all times, or in all cases of carious bones.

In some cases the odor arising from carious teeth is combined with that of the stomach.

Carious teeth and oral sepsis, from whatsoever cause, lead to the same trouble.

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