Why They’re Called “Eye Teeth”

Joon McGovern/Flickr   Humans have four main types of teeth. Incisors are the ones in front. Molars are the flat surfaced ones in back. The transitional teeth in front of the molars are called “premolars” or “bicuspids,” and the ones between these and the incisors are the canines – so named because their fang-like appearance …