rest seat


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.

rest ar·e·a

the portion of a tooth structure or of a restoration in a tooth that is prepared to receive the positive seating of the metallic occlusal, incisal, lingual, or cingulum rest of a removable prosthesis.
Synonym(s): rest seat

rest seat

See rest area.

rest seat

An area on which a denture or restoration rests.
See also: seat
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
SAN FRANCISCO -- Inventors' Publishing & Research (IP&R) recently licensed three new assisted living products: the Wheelchair Lock, the Paper Caddy, and the Walker Rest Seat.