occlusal pressure


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oc·clu·sal pres·sure

any force exerted upon the occlusal surfaces of teeth.
Synonym(s): biting pressure
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oc·clu·sal pres·sure

(ŏ-klūzăl preshŭr)
Any force exerted on occlusal surfaces of teeth.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Acrylic resin is added to the shell and then seated onto the preparations under occlusal pressure at the patient's vertical dimension of occlusion.