Kennedy bar

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con·tin·u·ous bar con·nec·tor

(kon-tin'yū-ŭs bahr kŏ-nek'tŏr)
In a mandibular removable partial denture, the bar that rests on the lingual surfaces of the anterior teeth and acts as an indirect retainer.
Synonym(s): Kennedy bar.
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