alveolar angle


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al·ve·o·lar an·gle

the angle between the horizontal plane and a line connecting the base of the nasal spine and the middle point of the projection of the alveolus of the maxilla.
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alveolar angle

The angle between the horizontal plane and a line drawn through the base of the nasal spine and the middle point of the alveolus of the upper jaw.
See also: angle
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al·ve·o·lar an·gle

(al-vēŏ-lăr anggĕl)
Angle between the horizontal plane and a line connecting the base of the nasal spine and the middle point of the projection of the alveolus of the maxilla.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012