corticate

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corticate

 [kor´tĭ-kāt]
having a cortex or bark.

corticate

/cor·ti·cate/ (kor´tĭ-kāt) having a cortex or bark.

corticate

(kôr′tĭ-kĭt, -kāt′) also

corticated

(-kāt′ĭd)
adj.
Having a cortex or a similar specialized outer layer.

corticate

having a cortex or bark.
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destriana by the complete absence of cortication and the elongate terminal cells of the determinate branches.
The degree of cortication of the margins dictate the definition of its borders radiographically and tooth displacement and root resorption are features of aggressive lesions.
The results obtained so far were satisfactory: considerable reduction of inflammation and gingival bleeding, absence of suppuration, improvement of oral hygiene, reduction of periodontal probing, bone regeneration, and cortication of alveolar crest on affected areas.