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something that keeps or maintains existence or continuity in another thing.
space maintainer an orthodontic appliance, fixed or removable, that maintains the space left by a prematurely lost tooth or space that will be filled by a tooth not yet erupted.


A device used to hold or keep teeth in a given position.


In the context of fat fetishism, a person who is overweight or obese and plans to stay that way by “maintenance overeating”.


A device used to hold or keep teeth in a given position.


Device used to hold or keep teeth in a given position.

Patient discussion about maintainer

Q. I have heard probiotics, how do we maintain them naturally? I have heard probiotics i.e. useful bacteria should be maintained in the human guts… do we maintain them naturally?

A. look, i heard several microbiologists tell the same thing. all those yogurts that try to give us bacteria we already have - are just bull #$&*. it just look good in commercials. the L. casai that they publish is a bacteria you have in a great amount in your mouth anyway, every time you swallow saliva - you get tons of them inside of you anyway. no need to buy expensive "supplements".

Q. how do u maintain your shape as par weight en diet? its bse am interested in knowing anything concerning my body.

A. maintain shape can be achieved only by doing sports through the diet. are you doing anything? 3 times a week is the least recommended and it will reshape you.
good luck!
and if you have more questions- don't be afraid to ask!

Q. Anyone know what my best option would be to maintain my fitness? hello all……….I have a problem…. I live in countryside and without proper roads to run on so I have to run on a dirt mix gravel road and now during winter we get a lot of snow. Both the condition makes my jogging very difficult and my legs pain lot. Anyone know what my best option would be to maintain my fitness?

A. I have a solution a very simple one. First have a good shoe for your summer to run on those dirty and gravel roads. During winter days if you run on snow it itself will make you endurance good and if you feel with some difficulty then try some time on a treadmill and get heated up and then run on the snow. Try this……….. All the best.

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Navy that maintainers working in cramped spaces aboard aircraft carriers can do it.
Back shop maintainers practically swarm an engine to break it down--some on wheeled seats deconstructing the underside, some scaling the engine's sides and top, and others reviewing technical orders and supervising the process.
11) They noted that 3-level maintainers must frequently accomplish tasks beyond their skill level.
After the complete eruption of the six-year molar the appliance should be changed to a simple band and loop space maintainer (Fig.
Air Force maintainers also need to share data regarding the combat conditions to better predict and target repair efforts, said Grover Dunn, director of innovations and transformation for the deputy chief of staff for installations and logistics.
Registration of eight maintainer (HA 393, HA 394, and HA 402 to HA 407) and seven restorer (RHA 395 to RHA 401) sunflower germplasm lines.
Multiple times each month, they offer free online GeoComm Maintainer ArcGIS Desktop software demonstrations which provide attendees with real life examples of this software in action.
Rather, these figures present realistic estimates of the MMH gap, pursuant to historically derived settings, OPTEMPO rates, and doctrinal/ regulatory guidance on maintainer availability factors and maintenance requirements.
With that new bit of information, it was clear that we would have to stay on the phone with the maintainers and have them talk us, step-by-step, through the procedure.
Roy [17] identified 10 maintainer and four restorers of five exotic CMS lines while working with 33 local aromatic genotypes of Bangladesh.
Our maintainers walked away with a triumph over the machine, but learned they would later have to fix a faulty blade lockpin puller.