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Related to anatomical crown: anatomical root
1. the topmost part of an organ or structure, e.g., the top of the head.
2. artificial crown.
anatomical crown the upper, enamel-covered part of a tooth.
artificial crown a metal, porcelain, or plastic reproduction of a crown affixed to the remaining natural structure of a tooth.
clinical crown that portion of a tooth visible above the gingiva.
the portion of the dentin of a tooth that is covered by enamel. Compare clinical crown.
The part of the tooth covered with enamel.
See also: crown
1. the topmost part of an organ or structure, e.g. the top of the head.
2. artificial crown on a tooth.
the enamel-covered part of a tooth.
the portion of the ciliary body of the eye that is located closest to the lens and bears the ciliary processes.
the exposed part of a tooth within the mouth.
crown height reduction
a dental procedure sometimes done on canine teeth in dogs for the treatment of malocclusion or to prevent injury from biting.
in a hypsodont tooth, that part of the crown located in the alveolus.