Definitions for cavityˈkæv ɪ ti

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word cavity

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pit, cavity(noun)

    a sizeable hole (usually in the ground)

    "they dug a pit to bury the body"

  2. cavity, enclosed space(noun)

    space that is surrounded by something

  3. cavity, caries, dental caries, tooth decay(noun)

    soft decayed area in a tooth; progressive decay can lead to the death of a tooth

  4. cavity, bodily cavity, cavum(noun)

    (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body

Wiktionary

  1. cavity(Noun)

    A hole or hollow depression.

  2. cavity(Noun)

    A hollow area within the body (such as the sinuses).

  3. cavity(Noun)

    A soft area in a decayed tooth.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cavity(noun)

    hollowness

  2. Cavity(noun)

    a hollow place; a hollow; as, the abdominal cavity

  3. Origin: [L. cavus hollow: cf. F. cavit.]

Freebase

  1. Cavity

    Cavity was an American sludge metal band from Miami, Florida. They formed in 1992, and they broke up around 2003. Steve Brooks and Juan Montoya would go on to play in Torche and Floor. Henry Wilson and Beatriz Monteavaro also played in Floor. Jason Landrian went on to form Black Cobra Ed Matus played Guitar on "Drowning".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cavity

    kav′it-i, n. a hollow place: hollowness: an opening.—adj. Cav′itied. [L. cavitas, -tatemcavus, hollow.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cavity in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cavity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Samuel Cammack III:

    It wasn't a strip search, it was a manual cavity search.

  2. Frank Verstraete:

    There are two other species that can get chronic inflammation of the mouth. The first one is the dog and obviously we would like at treatment for dogs as well, but even more importantly humans also get inflammation of their oral cavity.

  3. Van Der Beek:

    Everything that connects is vulnerable, there are little things you can do. It's like, you can be terrified of getting cavities and brush your teeth at night, but you still might get a cavity. People are hackable. Corporations are hackable.

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