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hand·piece

(hand'pēs),
A powered dental instrument held in the hand, used to hold rotary cutting, grinding, or polishing implements while they revolve.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

hand·piece

(hand'pēs)
A powered dental instrument held in the hand, used to hold rotary cutting, grinding, or polishing implements while they revolve.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

hand·piece

(hand'pēs)
A hand-held powered dental instrument, used to hold rotary cutting, grinding, or polishing implements while they revolve.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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