mesiocclusion

mesiocclusion

[mē′zē·oklo̅o̅′zhən]
Etymology: Gk, mesos + L, occludere, to close up
an occlusal relationship in which the lower teeth are positioned mesially to the upper teeth.

me·si·oc·clu·sion

(mē'zē-ō-klū'zhŭn)
A malocclusion in which the mandibular arch articulates with the maxillary arch in a position mesial to normal; in Angle classification, a Class III malocclusion.
Synonym(s): mesial occlusion (2) .

me·si·oc·clu·sion

(mē'zē-ō-klū'zhŭn)
A malocclusion in which the mandibular arch articulates with the maxillary arch in a position mesial to normal; in Angle classification, a Class III malocclusion.
Synonym(s): mesial occlusion (2) .

mesiocclusion

(mē´zēəkloo´zhən),
n an occlusal relationship in which the mandibular teeth are positioned mesially, similar to the relationship in an Angle Class III malocclusion. See also distoclusion.