biteplate


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biteplate

 [bīt´plāt″]
an appliance, usually plastic or wire, worn in the palate as a diagnostic or therapeutic adjunct in orthodontics or prosthodontics.

bite·plate

, biteplane (bīt'plāt, bīt'plān),
A removable appliance that incorporates a plane of acrylic designed to occlude with the opposing teeth.

biteplate

also

bite plate

(bīt′plāt′)
n.
A usually plastic, removable dental appliance that is fitted to the palate and is used in orthodontics and prosthodontics.

bite·plate

, biteplane (bīt'plāt, plān)
A removable appliance that incorporates a plane of acrylic designed to occlude with the opposing teeth.

bite·plate

(bīt'plāt)
Removable appliance that incorporates a plane of acrylic designed to occlude with opposing teeth.