denture edge


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den·ture bor·der

1. the limit or boundary or circumferential margin of a denture base;
2. the margin of the denture base at the junction of the polished surface with the impression (tissue) surface;
3. the extreme edges of a denture base at the buccolabial, lingual, and posterior limits.
Synonym(s): denture edge, periphery (2)

denture edge

The margin or border of a denture.
See also: edge

den·ture bor·der

(den'chŭr bōr'dĕr)
1. Limit or boundary or circumferential margin of a denture base.
2. Margin of denture base at junction of polished surface with impression (tissue) surface.
3. Extreme edges of denture base at the buccolabial, lingual, and posterior limits.
Synonym(s): denture edge, denture periphery, periphery (1) .