occlusal force


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oc·clu·sal force

the result of muscular force applied on opposing teeth.

oc·clu·sal force

(ŏ-klū'zăl fōrs)
The result of muscular force applied on opposing teeth.

oc·clu·sal force

(ŏ-klū'zăl fōrs)
Result of muscular force applied on opposing teeth.
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Comparison of fracture strength of teeth in the present study with maximum bite force in primary teeth: There is great variability in studies regarding occlusal forces.
While the evidence is compelling, there is limited conclusive research on occlusal forces causing cervical lesions, indicating a need for further research.
A possible reason for the most favorable stress distribution associated with chamfer margin preparations this could be that the occlusal forces were also borne by the circumferential preparation, and there was less stress concentration on the axial walls compared to other preparation designs.