prismata adamantina

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pris·'ma·ta ad·a·man·ti·'na

the calcified, microscopic, keyhold-shaped rods radiating from the dentinoenamel junction, forming the substance of the enamel of a tooth.

pris·ma·ta ad·a·man·ti·na

(prizmă-tă adă-man-tīnă)
Calcified, microscopic, keyhole-shaped rods radiating from the dentinoenamel junction, forming the substance of tooth enamel.
Synonym(s): enamel fibers, enamel prisms, enamel rods.