masticatory movements

masticatory movements, See movements, mandibular, masticatory.
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However, as this method is associated with planting into the jawbone, a continual usage of the artificial tooth induces repetitive loads to be exerted due to the masticatory movements.
On the third day, slight occular and masticatory movements were observed but the patient remained with a Ramsay score of 5.