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an edge or border.
gingival margin gum margin.
gum margin the border of the gingiva surrounding, but unattached to, the substance of the teeth.
Synonym(s): margo [TA]
[L. margo, border, edge]
A popular “short form” for margin of profitability, the annual percentage of profits generated from a hospital, regardless of whether it is for-profit or nonprofit.
The edge, limit or extreme of a thing.
The surgical limit of a resected tissue.
A boundary, edge, or border, as of a surface or structure.