lingual rest


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lin·gual rest

a metallic extension onto the lingual surface of a tooth to provide support or indirect retention for a removable partial denture.
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lin·gual rest

(ling'gwăl rest)
Metallic extension onto lingual surface of a tooth to provide support or indirect retention for a removable partial denture.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

lin·gual rest

(ling'gwăl rest)
Metallic extension onto lingual surface of a tooth to provide support or indirect retention for a removable partial denture.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012