anteroclusion; malrelation of the dental arches with the mandibular arch anterior to the maxillary arch (prognathism).
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A malocclusion in which the mandibular arch articulates with the maxillary arch in a position mesial to normal; in Angle classification, a Class III malocclusion.
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Malocclusion in which mandibular arch articulates with maxillary arch more mesially than normal; in Angle classification, a Class III malocclusion.
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