arch bar


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arch bar

any one of several types of wires, bars, or splints conforming to the arch of the teeth, extending from one side of the arch to the other and located labially, or lingually; used in the treatment of jaw fractures and to stabilize injured teeth.

arch bar

any one of various types of wires, bars, or splints that conform to the arch of the teeth and are used in the treatment of fractures of the jaws and their supporting structures and in the stabilization of injured teeth.

arch bar

(ahrch bahr)
Any one of several types of wires, bars, or splints conforming to the arch of the teeth, extending from one side of the arch to the other and located labially, or lingually.

arch bar

(ahrch bahr)
One of several types of wires, bars, or splints conforming to the arch of the teeth, extending from one side of the arch to the other and located labially, or lingually; used to treat jaw fractures and stabilize injured teeth.
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