gingival contour

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gin·gi·val con·tour

the shape or form of the gingiva, either natural or artificial, around the necks of the teeth.
Synonym(s): gum contour

gingival contour

The normal arching appearance of the gingiva along the cervical part of the teeth and rounding off toward the attached gingiva.
See also: contour

gin·gi·val con·tour

(jinji-văl kontūr)
Shape or form of the gingiva, either natural or artificial, around the necks of the teeth.
Synonym(s): gum contour.