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noun account, accounting, aggregate, collection, complement, count, decimal, degree, estimate, exponent, figure, integer, integral, multitude, overall amount, overall quantity, quantity, score, sum, tally, total
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See also: amount, calculate, comprise, contain, enumerate, itemize, quantity, quota

INDEFINITE, NUMBER. A number which may be increased or diminished at pleasure.
     2. When a corporation is composed of an indefinite number of persons, any number of them consisting of a majority of those present may do any act unless it be otherwise regulated by the charter or by-laws. See Definite number.

NUMBER. A collection of units.
     2. In pleading, numbers must be stated truly, when alleged in the recital of a record, written instrument, or express contract. Lawes' PI. 48; 4 T. R. 314; Cro. Car. 262; Dougl. 669; 2 Bl. Rep. 1104. But in other cases, it is not in general requisite that they should be truly stated, because they are not required to be strictly proved. If, for example, in an action of trespass the plaintiff proves the wrongful taking away of any part of the goods duly described in his declaration, he is entitled to recover pro tanto. Bac. Ab. Trespass, I 2 Lawes' PI. 48.
     3. And sometimes, when the subject to be described is supposed to comprehend a multiplicity of particulars, a general description is sufficient. A declaration in trover alleging the conversion of "a library of books"' without stating their number, titles, or quality, was held 'to be sufficiently certain; 3 Bulst. 31; Carth. 110; Bac. Ab. Trover, F 1; and in an action for the loss of goods, by burning the plaintiff's house, the articles may be described by the simple denomination of "goods" or "divers goods." 1 Keb. 825; Plowd. 85, 118, 123; Cro. Eliz. 837; 1 H. Bl. 284.

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2007), and tooth number as well as cusp number can be modelled as a reaction diffusion mechanism (Cho et al.
In RME group, the changes during the total treatment time (T2-T0) were analyzed in the axial sections of the CT images and there were significant decreases in the BABT of the tooth number 15 and there were statistically significant increases in the palatal bone thickness of the same tooth (p<0.
However, the genes regulating enamel and dentine formation are highly specific for teeth, and their mutations are associated with dental disorders such as amelogenesis imperfecta, dentinogenesis imperfecta, dentine dysplasia and isolated anomalies of tooth number and size [Bailleul-Forestier et al.
nj] (j= 1,2) = tooth numbers of pinion and gear: (j= 1) for pinion; (j=2) for gear
24,25) The working treatment plan included: a) extractions for teeth numbers 4, 12, 13, 30, and 31; b) root canal therapy for tooth number 20; c) amalgam or composite fillings on the crowns and/or root surfaces of teeth numbers 2, 5, 15, 19, 28, and 29; d) crowns for teeth numbers 19 and 20; and e) removable partial dentures for the maxillary and mandibular arches.
For vaginal plate tooth number, melanogaster is significantly lower than the other three species.
Reduction in tooth number is a common character among sloths, with the two genera of extant tree sloths (the three-toed sloth, Bradypus, and the two-toed sloth, Choloepus) possessing a 5/4 dental formula.
This means that the decrease of the tooth number is an inconvenient factor for the workpiece roughness.
For each patient, following information was obtained; national number, date of birth, gender, tooth number and the reason for extraction.
Tooth number, quadrant, surface or arch not shown on claim form
Karadas et al16 studied a Turkish subpopulation for the distribution and frequency of tooth number anomalies.
Tooth number 15 and 33 were observed erupted ectopically (Fig.