amalgam matrix


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a·mal·gam ma·trix

a device used during placement of the amalgam mass within a compound cavity preparation, facilitating proper condensation and contour of the mass by providing a confining wall.

a·mal·gam ma·trix

(ă-malgăm mātriks)
Tool used during placement of amalgam mass within a compound cavity preparation, facilitating proper condensation and contour of the mass by providing a confining wall.
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