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an instrument for condensing gold foil or amalgam in areas that cannot be reached directly.
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A plugger with a bent shank so that the pressure applied is back toward the operator.
See also: plugger
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back-ac·tion plug·ger(bak-akshŭn plŭgĕr)
Instrument for condensing gold foil or amalgam in areas that cannot be reached directly.
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