MOD cavity

MOD cavity,

n a cavity on the mesial, occlusal, and distal surfaces of a tooth. See also cavity, Class 2.
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A MOD cavity with internally rounded angles was prepared in each tooth using a 6[degrees] tapered diamond rotary cutting instrument (#1151; KG Sorensen, Barueri, Brazil).
Increasing the crosshead speed influenced fracture resistance and the failure mode of human maxillary premolars with a MOD cavity preparation restored with composite.
In a study comparing Filtek P90 restorative to four methacrylate-based composites, Filtek P90 restorative showed the lowest cusp displacement in an MOD cavity," added Rajeev.