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connector

 [kŏ-nek´ter]
1. anything serving as a link between two separate objects or units.
2. in electrocardiography, an insulated connection between the lead wires and the pulse generator, usually of the pin-and-socket type.
neutral connector in electrocardiography, one of the flat blades of the standard three-pin wall receptacle that provides a return path for the electrical current.
Y-connector see Y-connector.

con·nec·tor

(kŏ-nek'tŏr, -tōr),
In dentistry, a part of a partial denture that unites its components.

connector

/con·nec·tor/ (-ter) anything serving as a link between two separate objects or units, as between the bilateral parts of a removable partial denture.

connector

[kə·nek′tər]
Etymology: L, con + nectere, to bind
1 anything serving as a link between two separate objects or units.
2 (in dentistry) the part of a fixed partial denture that unites the retainer and the pontic. It may be rigid or nonrigid.

con·nec·tor

(kŏ-nek'tŏr)
dentistry A part of a partial denture that unites its components.

con·nec·tor

(kŏ-nek'tŏr)
In dentistry, part of a partial denture that unites its components.
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