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guard

 [gahrd]
a protective device.
mouth guard any of various removable intraoral appliances that protect the teeth and sometimes the lips and cheeks during contact sports.

mouth guard

(mowth gard),
A pliable plastic device, adapted to cover the maxillary teeth, which is worn to reduce potential injury to oral structures during participation in contact sports.

mouth guard

a soft, plastic, intraoral appliance that covers the palate and all the occlusal and incisal surfaces of the teeth. It is worn in contact sports to limit damage to tissues of the mouth, lips, and other oral surfaces. Compare biteguard.

mouth guard

(mowth gahrd)
Pliable plastic device, adapted to cover maxillary teeth, which is worn to reduce potential injury to oral structures during participation in contact sports.
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Thanks to the professional fit that a custom mouthguard has to offer, the Bantam Blues now have access to the highest level of protection from orofacial injuries like busted lips, knocked out teeth, and even concussions; all of which are extremely common in contact sports such as ice hockey.
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Prosthodontists recommend that individuals wear a mouthguard if they are involved in team sports or other activities in which they might crash or fall.
Quickly developing partnerships with some of the largest sports brands in the world, GuardLab is already the official mouthguard partner of UFC and recently signed a three-year partnership to become the official mouthguard partner of the AFL, AFL Womens and AFL Academies.
For consumers who lack dental insurance or who need a replacement mouthguard, the LunaGuard[TM] is significantly less costly than a traditional in-office-fitted guard.
After Stephen Curry was thrown out with 4:22 left to play, the first ejection of the reigning NBA MVP's career, for chucking his mouthguard away, Ayesha took to Twitter her frustrations.
Melissa is The Boss A throwaway visual gag of a mouthguard is silly enough to induce snorts of derision, while a scene of sisterly bonding over what to wear to a first date showcases McCarthy's gift for physical humour (at the expense of her co-star's blushes).
Melissa McCarthy is The Boss A throwaway visual gag of a mouthguard is silly enough to induce snorts of derision, while a scene of sisterly bonding over what to wear to a first date showcases McCarthy's gift for physical humour (at the expense of her co-star's blushes).
Sports-related dental injuries: knowledge of first aid and mouthguard use in a sample of Italian children and youngsters.