spaced teeth

spaced teeth

teeth that have separated and lost proximal contact with adjacent teeth.

spaced teeth

(spāst tēth)
Teeth that have separated and lost proximal contact with adjacent teeth.
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Veneers/Lumineers C If you've felt that you aren't reaching your full aesthetic potential due to stained, chipped, crooked or unevenly spaced teeth, dental veneers can be the perfect choice.
They are used to treat problems like spaced teeth, overly crowded teeth and jaw related problems.
It has been used to treat overcrowding, wide spaced teeth among other problems.
BABIES who are given dummies to suck and are bottle-fed are twice as likely to suffer uneven, badly spaced teeth than those who are breast-fed, research showed today.
Widely spaced teeth allow hair to fall through without causing damage.
Tinting belts are basically flat belts with a series of evenly spaced teeth on the inside circumference, thereby combining the advantages of the flat belt with the positive grip features of chains and gears.
When cutting thin tubing or other thin materials, use saw blades with closely spaced teeth to avoid chattering and tooth breakage.
Crooked, crowded or openly spaced teeth can often be cosmetically altered without orthodontic treatment.
Kirkland and Aguillon Martinez report that Schizorhiza had more than 200 closely spaced teeth along its nose.
Improperly aligned jaws can put excessive wear on the teeth and jaw joints, and they may lead to damage while crooked or poorly spaced teeth may be more difficult to clean and therefore more prone to tooth decay and periodontal disease.
When the layers happen to meet at 90[angstroms], electron microscope images -- produced from samples in which one of the polymers is doped to make it look darker -- showa particular pattern resembling a comb's regularly spaced teeth (see illustration).
It is most appropriate for those with mild to moderate bite and alignment issues, including underbites, crossbites, overbites, improperly spaced teeth and crooked teeth.