recontour


Also found in: Dictionary.

re·con·tour

(rē-kontūr)
Reshaping a tooth or a restoration to remove marginal excess and to restore natural anatomic form.

recontour (rē´kon´tŏŏr),

n a reshaping process that uses instruments, such as power-driven finishing tools, to remove excess restorative material and restore natural anatomic form.
References in periodicals archive ?
VelaSmooth claims to shrink the fat cells, tighten and smooth skin and recontour trouble spots like love handles and saddlebags.
Volunteers will remove the old road bed and recontour the landscape to its natural slope.
Regionwide, the $350,000 maintenance project will recontour just over 300 miles of Metrolink railroad tracks throughout the greater Los Angeles area to maintain the strength of the rails and eliminate wear patterns that can weaken both rails and train wheels.
Breast lift, or mastopexy, is a surgical procedure to raise and recontour sagging breasts.
After the healing period, gingivoplasty may be required to recontour the papilla.
Over the years, a number of non-surgical and surgical techniques were used either to recontour or reconstruct the interdental papilla.
Using lasers and water, WaterLase[c] can recontour the gums by working with the naturally occurring water in gum tissue.
The $350,000 project will recontour just over 300 miles of Metrolink railroad tracks throughout the greater Los Angeles area to maintain the strength of the rails and eliminate wear patterns that can weaken both rails and train wheels.
will plug ditches, recontour the land to enhance water absorption and movement, eradicate the pine trees, and plant 22,000 stems of hardwood trees.
If your face makes you unhappy, you can recontour it with Perfect Contour products.
Lancaster's Recontour Body Firming Cream contains magnetised particles which the firm says help stimulate the circulation and improve skintone on the thighs.
29 acres with 475 feet of river frontage on the Middle Fork of the Feather River, demolish and remove dilapidated structures and recontour and revegetate the site to a natural river corridor condition.