anterior component of force

an·te·ri·or com·po·nent of force

a force operating to move teeth anteriorly.

an·te·ri·or com·po·nent of force

(an-tērē-ŏr kŏm-pōnĕnt fōrs)
Force operating to move teeth anteriorly.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
60 Other factors affecting lower anterior crowding include; physiological mesial drift, anterior component of force of occlusion, mesial vectors of musculature contraction, and amount and direction of late mandibular growth.

Full browser ?