odontoclast


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odontoclast

 [o-don´to-klast]
cementoclast.

o·don·to·clast

(ō-don'tō-klast),
One of the cells believed to produce resorption of the roots of the deciduous teeth.
[odonto- + G. klastos, broken]

odontoclast

/odon·to·clast/ (o-don´to-klast) an osteoclast associated with absorption of the roots of deciduous teeth.

o·don·to·clast

(ō-don'tō-klast)
One of the osteoclastic cells believed to produce resorption of the roots of the deciduous teeth.
[odonto- + G. klastos, broken]

o·don·to·clast

(ō-don'tō-klast)
One of the cells believed to produce resorption of roots of deciduous teeth.
[odonto- + G. klastos, broken]

odontoclast

an osteoclast associated with absorption of the roots of deciduous teeth.
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Differentiation and functions of osteoclasts and odontoclasts in mineralized tissue resorption.