Malocclusion means the teeth are not aligned properly.
Crowded teeth; Misaligned teeth; Crossbite; Overbite; Underbite; Open bite
Occlusion refers to the alignment of teeth and the way that the upper and lower teeth fit together (bite). Ideally, all upper teeth fit slightly over the lower teeth. The points of the molars fit the grooves of the opposite molar.
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