Tweed triangle


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Tweed tri·an·gle

(twēd),
a triangle defined by facial and dental landmarks on a lateral cephalometric film, using the Frankfort horizontal plane as a base and intended for use as a guide in the evaluation and planning of orthodontic treatment.
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Tweed,

Charles H., U.S. orthodontist, 1895-1970.
Tweed edgewise treatment
Tweed triangle - defined by facial and dental landmarks.
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Tweed tri·an·gle

(twēd trīang-gĕl)
Area defined by facial and dental landmarks on a lateral cephalometric film, using the Frankfurt horizontal plane as a base and intended for use as a guide in the evaluation and planning of orthodontic treatment.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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