restorative dental materials

re·stor·a·tive den·tal ma·te·ri·als

materials used to replace oral tissues in dentistry; for example, amalgam, gold alloys, cements, porcelain, plastics, and denture materials.

re·stor·a·tive den·tal ma·te·ri·als

(rĕ-stōră-tiv dentăl mă-tērē-ălz)
Materials used to replace oral tissues in dentistry; e.g., amalgam, gold alloys, cements, porcelain, plastics, and denture materials.
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It is important to determine the susceptibility to colour change in restorative dental materials as they are constantly exposed to saliva, beverages and food stains.
Philips, The new era in restorative dental materials, Oper Dent, 1, 29-35 (1976).