Monthly Archive: July 2013

Acrylic resin 0

Acrylic resin

Acrylic resin is pertaining to polymers of acrylic acid, methacrylic acid, or acrylonitrile; for example, acrylic fibers or acrylic resins. Acrylic resin is any of a group of thermoplastic resins made by polymerizing esters...

Acquired occlusal position 0

Acquired occlusal position

Acquired occlusal position is the relationship of teeth in maximum intercuspation regardless of jaw position.

Acquired eccentric relation 0

Acquired eccentric relation

Acquired eccentric relation is any eccentric relationship position of the mandible relative to the maxilla, whether conditioned or learned by habit, which will bring the teeth into contact.

Acquired centric 1

Acquired centric

Acquired centric is a relationship of the mandible to the maxilla other than centric relation.

Acquire 0

Acquire

Acquire is to obtain as one’s own; to come to have as a new or additional trait, characteristic or capability. Acquire is attained with time.

Acid etched fixed partial denture 1

Acid etched fixed partial denture

Acid etched fixed partial denture is also known as acid etched bridge. It is a fixed dental prosthesis that is luted to tooth structures, primarily enamel, which has been etched to provide mechanical retention...

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Acid etched bridge

Acid etched bridge is a fixed dental prosthesis that is luted to tooth structures, primarily enamel, which has been etched to provide mechanical retention for the resin cement. Early design incorporated perforations on the...

Acid etched bonded splint 0

Acid etched bonded splint

Acid etched bonded splint is a fixed splint made of heavy wire, fibrous resin materials or/and cast metal that is bonded to the labial or lingual surface of natural teeth with an acid etch...

Achromatopsia 0

Achromatopsia

Achromatopsia is monochromatism. It is a type of monochromatism in which all colors are perceived as achromatic, called also achromatism, total color perception deficiency.

Achromatic 0

Achromatic

Achromatic is lacking in hue and saturation, therefore falling into a series of colors that varies only in lightness or brightness. It is possessing no hue; being or involving black, gray or white.

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