Dental tape | definition of dental tape by Medical dictionary
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Waxed or unwaxed thin tape used for cleaning and removing plaque from between the teeth.
den·tal tape (dentăl tāp)
A wide thread similar to dental floss composed of fine, short, silk or synthetic fibers; used for clean interproximal spaces and between contact areas of the teeth.
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