Teeth as tools

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Abstract

What determines the shapes of mammalian teeth? When tools are designed to cut to the meat of the question, form follows function rather than developmental or evolutionary constraints.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
JournalNature
Volume422
Issue number6928
DOIs
StatePublished - 13 Mar 2003

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Weil, Anne. / Teeth as tools. In: Nature. 2003 ; Vol. 422, No. 6928.
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In: Nature, Vol. 422, No. 6928, 13.03.2003.

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