ball-and-socket abutment

ball-and-sock·et a·but·ment

(bawl-sok'ĕt ă-bŭt'mĕnt)
An abutment connected to a fixed partial denture by a ball-and-socket-shaped nonrigid connector.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ball-and-sock·et a·but·ment

(bawl-and-sok'ĕt ă-bŭt' mĕnt)
Abutment connected to a fixed partial denture by a ball and socket-shaped nonrigid connector.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012