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apical

 [ap´ĭ-k'l]
pertaining to an apex.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ap·i·cal

(ap'i-kăl), [TA]
1. Relating to the apex or tip of a pyramidal or pointed structure.
2. Situated nearer to the apex of a structure in relation to a specific reference point; opposite of basal.
Synonym(s): apicalis [TA]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ap·i·cal

(ap'i-kăl) [TA]
1. Relating to the apex or tip of a pyramidal or pointed structure.
2. Situated nearer to the apex of a structure in relation to a specific reference point; opposite of basal.
3. Synonym(s): point of maximal impulse.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

apical

of, at, or being the apex.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

ap·i·cal

(ap'i-kăl) [TA]
Relating to the apex or tip of a root or tooth.
Synonym(s): apicalis [TA] .
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Based on the values given in Table 1, no significant differences were observed between the EABR and the ECAP thresholds in basal, medial and apical regions (p>0.05).
Experiments with pea seedlings have shown that lower buds are stirred into activity in as few as four hours after apical bud removal.
These characteristics are necessary when root end cavities are restored during the procedure of apical surgery.
One-way ANOVA was used for statistical analysis of all experiments to determine the difference between the apical periodontitis lesions and healthy samples (controls).
In the partial evaluations, the smear scores significantly increased in the apical one-thirds as compared to the middle and coronal one-thirds (p<0.05), except for group 1.
When the Endoseal MTA and AH Plus sealer were compared, though there was no significant difference seen in the critical apical section, but the Endoseal MTA showed the void free apical and middle portion section as compared to AH plus sealer.
Length/wide ratio of terminal endopodal segment ratio about 1.9 times as long as wide armed with 5 inner setae and 7 apical setae plus short spinule on proximal outer margin.
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