balancing side

bal·anc·ing side

in dentistry, the nonfunctioning side from which the mandible moves during the working bite.

balancing side

the side of the mouth opposite the working side (predominant chewing side) of dentition or a denture.

bal·anc·ing side

(bal'ăns-ing sīd)
The segment of the dentition that is opposite the direction in which the lower jaw is being moved.
Compare: working side

bal·anc·ing side

(bal'ăns-ing sīd)
In dentistry, nonfunctioning side from which the mandible moves during the working bite.

balancing side,

n the side opposite the working side of the dentition or denture.
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