dovetail stress-broken abutment

dovetail stress-broken abutment

an abutment connected to a fixed partial denture by a nonrigid connector that is trapezoidal in cross-section.
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dove·tail stress-bro·ken a·but·ment

(dŭv'tāl stres'brō-kĕn ă-bŭt'mĕnt)
An abutment connected to a fixed partial denture by a nonrigid connector that is trapezoidal in cross-section.
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dove·tail stress-bro·ken a·but·ment

(dŭv'tāl stres'brō-kĕn ă-bŭt'mĕnt)
Abutment connected to a fixed partial denture by a nonrigid connector.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012