attachment apparatus


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at·tach·ment ap·pa·ra·tus

the tissues that attach the tooth to the alveolar process: cementum, periodontal ligament, and alveolar bone.

attachment apparatus

the various tissues that surround and support the teeth, including the cementum, the periodontal ligament, and the alveolar process. See also masticatory system.

at·tach·ment ap·pa·ra·tus

(ă-tachmĕnt apă-ratŭs)
Tissues that affix the tooth to the alveolar process: cementum, periodontal ligament, and alveolar bone.

at·tach·ment ap·pa·ra·tus

(ă-tachmĕnt apă-ratŭs)
Tissues that attach the tooth to the alveolar process: cementum, periodontal ligament, and alveolar bone.