alignment, tooth

alignment, tooth (əlīn´ment),

n the arrangement of the teeth in relationship to their supporting bone (alveolar process), adjacent teeth, and opposing dentition.
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Rotation of teeth can be caused by number of factors like space availability for tooth alignment, tooth eruption sequence, and resultant force exerted by the tongue and lips in associate with other factors of malocclusion.