Metallic stain | definition of metallic stain by Medical dictionary
me·tal·lic stain (mĕ-talik stān)
Dental discolorations generally caused by orally inhaling metal-containing dust or by ingestion of some orally administered medications.
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The blue-black metallic stain
present on the teeth and within the internal structure of the bone suggests that material from the depositional environment had infiltrated both bone and teeth.
An eight-foot couch and oversized chair are both framed in wood glazed in a pewter metallic stain
and covered in oatmeal chenille.