alveolar border

al·ve·o·lar bor·der

1. the most occlusal edge of the alveolar bone;

al·ve·o·lar bor·der

(al-vēŏ-lăr bōrdĕr)
1. Most occlusal edge of alveolar bone.
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When discontinuity of the alveolar border of the tumor occurred, it was essential that the diameter of the alveolar cortical perforation was smaller than that of the underlying tumor, which may help in differentiating intraosseous carcinomas from tumors of the surface mucosa.