Bennett movement


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Ben·nett move·ment

(ben'ĕt),
the bodily lateral movement or lateral shift of the mandible during a laterotrusive movement.

Ben·nett move·ment

(ben'ĕt mūv'mĕnt)
A lateral, bodily shift of the condyles of the lower jaw during lateral excursions.

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 move·ment

(ben'ĕt mūv'mĕnt)
Bodily lateral motion or lateral shift of the mandible during laterotrusive movement (i.e., toward working side).