acid etchant

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acid etch·ant

(asid echănt)
Material used to acid etch a tooth.
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3-5,7) Walker and coauthors concluded that placement of acid etchant and bonding agent prior to the sealant material has eliminated the need for enameloplasty altogether.
The application of acid etchant is suspected to be most obvious difference in application of their materials and ours.
For Group 1B (Chitra) the dried surfaces of each tooth was etched with a phosphoric acid etchant gel for 30 seconds.