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prox·i·mal con·tact, proximate contact
the area where the surfaces of two adjacent teeth in the same arch touch.
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prox·i·mal con·tact, proximate contact (proksi-măl kontakt, proksi-măt)
Area where the surfaces of two adjacent teeth in the same arch touch.
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Touching of teeth on their adjacent surfaces.
See also: contact
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