Bennett angle


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Ben·nett an·gle

(ben'ĕt),
the angle formed by the sagittal plane and the path of the advancing condyle during lateral mandibular movement as viewed in the horizontal plane.

Bennett angle

Etymology: Norman G. Bennett, English dentist, 1870-1947
the angle formed by the sagittal plane and the path of the advancing condyle during lateral mandibular movement, as viewed in the horizontal plane.

Bennett,

Norman G., English dentist, 1870-1947.
Bennett angle - the angle formed by the sagittal plane and the path of the advancing condyle during lateral mandibular movement as viewed in the horizontal plane.
Bennett movement - the bodily lateral movement or lateral shift of the mandible during a laterotrusive movement.

Ben·nett an·gle

(benĕt anggĕl)
Difference in direction of movement of nonworking condyle between protrusive and balancing movements, as viewed clinically in the horizontal plane.