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dental implants

crowns, bridges, or dentures attached permanently to the jaw by means of metal anchors, most frequently titanium posts.
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den·tal im·plants

(den'tăl im'plants)
Various types of metal anchors attaching crowns, bridges, or dentures to the jaw permanently.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

den·tal im·plants

(den'tăl im'plants)
Metal anchors, most frequently titanium posts, permanently attached to the jaw bone to which crowns, bridges, or dentures are attached.
Synonym(s): endosseous dental implant.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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