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bracket

 [brak´et]
1. a support projecting from the main structure.
2. a small metal attachment welded or soldered to an orthodontic band or attached directly to the teeth, for fastening the arch wire to the band or tooth. Called also orthodontic bracket.

brack·et

(brak'et),
In dentistry, a small metal attachment that is soldered or welded to an orthodontic band or bonded directly to the teeth, serving to fasten the arch wire to the band or tooth.

bracket

[brak′ət]
Etymology: Fr, braguette, codpiece
a support projecting from the main structure. An orthodontic bracket is a small metal attachment soldered or welded to an orthodontic band or cemented directly to the teeth, serving to fasten the arch wire to the band or tooth. Also called orthodontic attachment. See also orthodontic appliance, orthodontic band.

bracket

A metal or ceramic part glued onto a tooth that serves as a means of fastening the arch wire.

bracket

Dentistry A metal or ceramic part glued onto a tooth that serves as a means of fastening the arch wire

brack·et

(brak'ĕt)
In dentistry, a small metal attachment that is soldered or welded to an orthodontic band or bonded directly to the teeth, serving to fasten the arch wire to the band or tooth.

brack·et

(brak'ĕt)
In dentistry, a small metal attachment soldered or welded to an orthodontic band or alternatively bonded directly to teeth, serving to fasten arch wire to band or tooth.

bracket,

n a small metal attachment fixed to a band that serves as a means of fastening the arch wire to the band.

Patient discussion about bracket

Q. I am bit worried that she should not fall within the brackets of ADHD? My only sweet daughter is hyperactive with an extremely high activity level. She is 2 ½ years old. I think she is showing the signs of ADHD but is too early to conclude for her age. Most 2-3 year old kids tend to be hyperactive. I am bit worried that she should not fall within the brackets of ADHD?

A. Hello! Diagnosis of ADHD is complex at this age, and it is extremely difficult to identify even with all the tools available. And smart kids are often the hardest to deal with. Just make a casual visit to your physician to clear your doubt.

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In the case of the Denroy brackets, to support design freedom--a critical feature if the brackets were to be optimised to their fullest extent--Victrex used special fillers, which do not break down under shear, i.
If I believe I will be in the 15 percent marginal tax bracket in retirement and I have $18,000 to save in 2015,1 may want to save my first $12,550 in a tax-deferred account like a 401(k) that avoids current income tax and the remaining $5,450 in tax-free account (Roth) that I pay tax on now, but will grow tax free.
Finally, finish the rail to suit your decor (some rails are prefinished) and screw it to the brackets.
Self-ligating brackets may be of single or twin bracket design.
La cantidad de friccion generada es proporcional a la fuerza con la que el bracket y el alambre se deben presionar simultaneamente y depende de factores como: el metodo de ligado, (6-12-14) la composicion del alambre, (11, 15, 16) la deflexion del alambre, (17) el calibre del arco, (11, 15, 16 la) distancia interbracket, (18) el material del slot del bracket, (19) la lubricacion de la ligadura, entre otros.
But bigger frames need proper brackets to keep them secure.
Secure the bracket into the groove you have made with small screws so that from the bottom the cover looks normal, but from the top the bracket protrudes upwards out of it.
MATERIALS Floating shelves kit with bracket Plugs and screws TOOLS 18v drill driver 18v SDS hammer Action drill 8mm masonry drill bit Screw driver bit Pencil Wire/pipe detector STEP 1: Separate the bracket from the shelf and hold bracket up to the wall.
The aim of this study was to evaluate, in vitro, frictional forces produced by one metal bracket and three types of ceramic brackets: monocrystalline, polycrystalline, and polycrystalline with metal slots, combined with wires of different alloys.
The increased income brackets with be coupled with 1 percentage-point reduction in the tax rates for the bracket subject to 21% rate and other lower-rate brackets next year, representing the fifth year in a row for local people to enjoy reduced income tax.