reciprocal forces

re·cip·ro·cal forc·es

in dentistry, forces whereby the resistance of one or more teeth is used to move one or more opposing teeth.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

re·cip·ro·cal forc·es

(rĕ-sip'rŏ-kăl fōr'sĕz)
dentistry Forces whereby the resistance of one or more teeth is used to move one or more opposing teeth.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

re·cip·ro·cal forces

(rĕ-sip'rŏ-kăl fōr'sĕz)
In dentistry, forces whereby resistance of one or more teeth is used to move one or more opposing teeth.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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