air-powder polisher

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air-pow·der pol·ish·er

(ār-pow'dĕr pol'ish-ĕr)
Air-powered device combining air and water pressure to deliver a controlled stream of abrasive through the handpiece nozzle to roughen or polish a tooth surface, depending on coarseness of agent.
Synonym(s): air abrasive, air polishing, air-powered abrasive, airbrasive.
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Using air abrasive technology to diagnose and restore pit and fissures caries.
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recognized our patent position and voluntarily sought a license for their air abrasive product.
With our air abrasive products in their fifth year of the product acceptance curve and only 4% of the North American market penetrated, we anticipate continuing growth in our key market.
27, 1997--American Dental Technologies (NASDAQ:ADLI) announced today that it has agreed to grant a non-exclusive license of its air abrasive patents to Danville Engineering of San Ramon, CA.
In its newly certified facility, the company manufactures its KCP line of dental air abrasive products, PulseMaster dental lasers, Plasma Arc Curing (PAC) high speed curing lights, and industrial air abrasive products.
BUSINESS WIRE)--June 30, 1997--American Dental Technologies (NASDAQ:ADLI) announced today that it has agreed to the transfer of its license for the sale of dental lasers and air abrasive instruments from Sunrise Technologies Inc.
Denics"), to cancel its Pacific Rim joint venture agreement and for ADT to purchase Denics' rights in the joint venture to manufacture, market, distribute and sell dental air abrasive and laser products in the Pacific Rim for $1 million.