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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A fairy supposed to leave money under a child's pillow in place of a baby tooth that has just fallen out.

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  • n. A figure of modern myth said to give children a small amount of money (or sometimes a present) in exchange for a tooth when it falls out of a child's mouth.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a fairy that is said to leave money at night under a child's pillow to compensate for a baby tooth falling out

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