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A small piece of wood or other material for removing food particles from between the teeth.
Any small tapering sliver of wood or other material used to remove food debris from between the teeth. Early examples were made of gold, carved bone, or ivory.
Small wood sliver or thin plastic device used to remove food particles from the interdental space.
n a wood sliver used to cleanse the interdental space.
toothpick, balsa wood,
n a triangular wedge of balsa wood used to clean the teeth interproximally and stimulate the interdental gingival tissues.