Unravelling the functional biomechanics of dental features and tooth wear.

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Stefano Benazzi; Huynh Nhu Nguyen; Ottmar Kullmer; Jean-Jacques Hublin;

Most of the morphological features recognized in hominin teeth, particularly the topography of the occlusal surface, are generally interpreted as an evolutionary functional adaptation for mechanical food processing. In this respect, we can also expect that the general a... View more