occlusal system

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oc·clu·sal sys·tem

the form or design and arrangement of the occlusal and incisal units of a dentition or the teeth on a denture.
Synonym(s): occlusal scheme

oc·clu·sal sys·tem

(ŏ-klūzăl sistĕm)
Form or design and arrangement of occlusal and incisal units of dentition or teeth on a denture.
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The "Articulation" option allows the dentist to consider information from a dynamic bite registration if the patient's occlusal scheme was in unilateral balanced articulation.
A mutually protected occlusal scheme was designed to allow even distribution of forces during lateral movements.
In addition, Heraeus's CAD/CAM technology allows Mondial teeth designed for occlusal schemes to be made from denser materials that have a significantly lower incidence of breakage.