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Word Example of - caries

    Example Sentences for caries

    There are two forms of disease to which these teeth are liable; caries, or decay, and a loss of vitality, or death.

    In some cases, the odor arising from caries is combined with that of the stomach.

    Two-thirds, for instance, of our cases of hip-joint disease and of spinal disease (caries) are due to tuberculosis.

    In toothache arising from caries, and as a lotion to the temples in headache.

    On removing the caries, he found it impossible to fill her teeth, because the openings continued through them.

    The quality of Fijian teeth as reflected by frequency of caries is excellent.

    In the course of a chronic middle-ear suppuration, the incus may become exfoliated or gradually disappear as the result of caries.

    It was a case of caries, they said, and Austin mustn't hunt sheep any more.

    If the habit of body allows of any hope of curing the caries, the method I have pointed out  XX.

    Scepticism, that caries of the intelligence, had not left him a single whole idea.

Word Origin & History of - caries

    Word Origin & History

    caries from L. caries "rottenness, decay."