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flange

(flanj),
That part of the denture base that extends from the cervical ends of the teeth to the border of the denture.

flange

(flanj) a projecting border or edge; in dentistry, that part of the denture base which extends from around the embedded teeth to the border of the denture.

flange

[flanj]
1 the part of a denture base that extends from the cervical ends of the teeth to the border of the denture. It can be used for retention of the denture upon the residual alveolar ridge.
2 a prosthesis with a lateral vertical extension designed to direct a resected mandible into centric occlusion.

flange

A popular term for the corona of the penis.

flange

(flanj)
That part of the denture base that extends from the cervical ends of the teeth to the border of the denture.

flange

(flanj)
That part of denture base that extends from cervical ends of teeth to border of the denture.

flange (flanj),

n the part of the denture base that extends from the cervical ends of the teeth to the border of the denture.
flange, buccal,
n the portion of the flange of a denture that occupies the buccal vestibule of the oral cavity and that extends distally from the buccal notch.
flange, contour of,
n the topographic design of the flange of a denture.
flange, labial,
n the portion of the flange of a denture that occupies the labial vestibule of the oral cavity.
flange, lingual,
n the portion of the flange of a mandibular denture that occupies the space adjacent to the residual ridge and next to the tongue.
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Ninety percent of the bolt pre-load is thus transferred as compressive forces between the flange faces at the heel while a minor compressive force is transferred through the outer wedge.
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However, in Barn Swallows and Eastern Bluebirds, both the gape and flange are yellow, as is the likely ancestral gape color of passerine nestlings (Kilner 2006); in these cases, pale flange tissue would provide better contrast than pigment-rich tissue (Dugas and Rosenthal 2010).
Then place the red-painted flange over the three bolts installed in the flange being removed.
A new type of TUV-approved stainless steel spray guard whichprovides effective protection from dangerous spray-outs of fuel oils such askerosene, diesel and other flammable liquids from pipes and flanges, hasrecently been introduced by level and flow specialists Allison Engineering, UK.
The detailed drawing of the flange can be used as template for fabrication / manufacturing when plotted.
With insufficient force of clamping the flange loses stability and obtained crimps could form folds that leads to decrease of the part quality or to unrecoverable rejects (Mihaylov Y.