cell-free zone


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Weil ba·sal lay·er

(vīl'),
the layer beneath the odontoblasts of the tooth; it contains reticular fibers but few if any cells.

cell-free zone

In dentistry, an area below the odontoblastic layer of the dental pulp that has relatively few cells.
Synonym: zone of Weil
See also: zone