minor connector


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mi·nor con·nec·tor

the connecting link (tang) between the major connector or base of a partial denture and other units of the prosthesis, such as clasps, indirect retainers, and occlusal rests.

minor connector

a device that links the major connector or base of a removable partial denture to other denture units, such as rests and direct and indirect retainers.

mi·nor con·nec·tor

(mīnŏr kŏ-nektŏr)
Connecting link between the major connector or base of a partial denture and other units of the prosthesis.

mi·nor con·nec·tor

(mīnŏr kŏ-nektŏr)
Connecting link between major connector or base of partial denture and other units of prosthesis (e.g., clasps, indirect retainers, and occlusal rests).