choice of path of placement
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to choice of path of placement: path of insertion
choice of path of place·ment(choys path plās'mĕnt)
Determination, at the design stage of prosthesis fabrication, of the direction of insertion (and removal); dictated by soft and hard tissue morphology, including undercuts, and can be modified with the placement of guide planes on teeth.