Sentence Examples with the word The Gums

In the blue line on the gums around the roots of the teeth due to the formation of lead sulphide, or in chronic lead poisoning, where absorption may have taken place through the digestive tract, or, in the case of workers in lead and lead paints, through the skin.

Gum arabic may be taken as the type of the gums entirely soluble in water.

In structure the gums are quite amorphous, being neither organized like starch nor crystallized like sugar.