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soft liner

The material applied to the underside of a denture to provide a soft surface contact with the oral tissues. Some acrylic or silicone resins have been made resilient and are used as liners.
See also: liner
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5% and 1% W/V Clotrimazole in both pure and microsphere forms in both types of soft liner materials.
Soft liner specimens were ultrasonically cleaned and maintained in 100% humidity at 35[degrees]C for 24 h prior to biofilm accumulation or PBS storage.
Although several materials have been introduced for use as resilient liners, only self or heat curing varieties of plasticized acrylics and silicone soft liners are most widely used [2].
The impact of large-area high-energy burst fragments against the soft liner can expand the liner axially, driving the entire volume of cushion liner simultaneously against the base and cover of the vacuum chamber.
Saenz's soft liner barely made the outfield grass in right, and the tying run came home.
The 36-year-old Guerrero then stole second base, and after a two-out walk to Mark Reynolds, Chris Davis broke his bat hitting a soft liner to right that brought home the go-ahead run.
Horton praised the Gaels fielders, particularly the play shortstop Daniel Alcaire made in backpedaling to snare a soft liner by Oregon's Curtis Raulinaitis with the bases loaded in the eighth inning of Saturday's second game.
The first one wasn't entirely Weaver's fault as Garret Anderson played Blalock's soft liner down the left-field line into the three-base hit.
Balboni, who had been 0 for 4 with an RBI walk in the sixth, hit a soft liner to shallow right for a single off reliever Alex Ray to deliver Infantino with the winning run.
The first one wasn't entirely Weaver's fault, as Garret Anderson played Blalock's soft liner down the left-field line into the three-base hit.
9 hitter Annie Harworth lofted a soft liner just out of Cook's reach for a base hit.
In the eighth, with Bard pitching, the Angels had men at first and second with two outs when Izturis sent a soft liner into the no-man's land between shortstop and left field.