basal bone


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ba·sal bone

the osseus tissue of the mandible and maxillae except the alveolar processes.

basal bone

1 (in prosthodontics) the osseous tissue of the mandible and the maxilla, except for the rami and the processes, which provides support for artificial dentures.
2 (in orthodontics) the fixed osseous structure that limits the movement of teeth in the creation of a stable occlusion.

ba·sal bone

(bāsăl bōn)
The osseus tissue of the mandible and maxillae except the alveolar processes.