buccal flange


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buc·cal flange

the portion of the flange of a denture that occupies the buccal vestibule of the mouth.

buccal flange

Etymology: L, bucca + OFr, flanche, flank
the portion of a denture base that occupies the cheek side of the mouth and extends distally from the buccal notch. Compare labial flange, lingual flange. See also flange.

buc·cal flange

(bŭkăl flanj)
Portion of the flange of a denture that occupies the buccal vestibule of the mouth.

buc·cal flange

(bŭkăl flanj)
Portion of denture flange that occupies buccal vestibule of the mouth.
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