relief area


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re·lief ar·e·a

in dentistry, the portion of the denture-bearing area over which the denture base is altered to reduce functional pressure.

relief area

Etymology: L, relevare, to lighten
the part of the tissue surface under a prosthesis on which pressure is reduced or eliminated.

re·lief a·re·a

(rĕ-lēf arē-ă)
In dentistry, portion of denture-bearing area over which denture base is altered to reduce functional pressure.
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