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Princeton's WordNet

  1. root canal(noun)

    the passage in the root of a tooth through which its nerve and blood vessels enter the pulp cavity

Wiktionary

  1. root canal(Noun)

    The hollow part of the root of a tooth containing the nerve and blood vessels.

  2. root canal(Noun)

    A surgical operation on a root canal, typically filling it with gutta-percha.

Freebase

  1. Root canal

    A root canal is the space within the root of a tooth. Part of a naturally occurring space within a tooth, it consists of the pulp chamber, the main canal, and more intricate anatomical branches that may connect the root canals to each other or to the surface of the root.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of root canal in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of root canal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of root canal in a Sentence

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    Marriage. It's a hard term to define. Especially for me--I've ducked it like root canal. Still there's no denying the fact that marriage ranks right up there with birth and death as one of the three biggies in the human safari. It's the only one though that we'll celebrate with a conscious awareness. Very few of you remember your arrival and even fewer of you will attend your own funeral.

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