distoclusion

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distoclusion

 [dis-to-kloo´zhun]
malrelation of the dental arches, with the lower jaw in a distal or posterior position in relation to the upper.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

dis·to·clu·sion

(dis'tō-klū'zhŭn),
A malocclusion in which the mandibular arch articulates with the maxillary arch in a position distal to normal; in Angle classification, a Class II malocclusion.
Synonym(s): distal occlusion (2)
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dis·to·clu·sion

(dis'tō-klū'zhŭn, distō-ŏ)
A malocclusion in which the mandibular arch articulates with the maxillary arch in a position distal to normal; in Angle classification, a class II malocclusion.
Synonym(s): distal occlusion (2) .
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distoclusion

An improper relationship of the teeth of the upper jaw to those of the lower, in which those of the lower teeth are placed further forward than (more DISTAL to) the corresponding upper teeth.
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dis·to·clu·sion

, distoocclusion (dis'tō-klū'zhŭn, distō-ŏ-klūzhŭn)
Malocclusion in which the mandibular arch articulates with the maxillary arch in a position distal to normal; in Angle classification, a class II malocclusion.
Synonym(s): distal occlusion (2) .
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