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Related to amalgam carver: amalgam condenser, amalgam carrier
a dental instrument for anatomically shaping silver dental amalgam while in a plastic state to restore natural contours, used in certain tooth cavity fillings or restorations.
Any of several small sharp instrument of varying shapes used to carve or contour amalgam restorations to obtain optimal occlusion.
See also: carver