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re·line

(rē'līn'),
In dentistry, to resurface the tissue side of a denture with new base material to make it fit more accurately.
See also: rebase.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

re·line

(rē-līn')
In dentistry, the procedure undertaken in order to resurface the side of the denture in proximity to the tissue surface so as to make it fit more accurately and thereby increase the intraoral comfort of the wearer of the appliance.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

re·line

(rē'līn)
In dentistry, to resurface tissue side of a denture with new base material to make it fit more accurately.
See also: rebase
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The problems associated with the conventional reline methods are common and continue to be experienced in most foundries today (Fig.
Once the sidewalls are filled, the machine is simply removed, cleaned and stored until the next reline.
Workers'Compensation Claims--Over seven years, no claims associated with the reline process were reported.
Increased Furnace Lining Life--An additional 600 lb of material was used in the furnace reline. While consistent material distribution and uninterrupted deaerating resulted in greater material use, the foundry realized the system provided substantially denser linings.
Ford Motor Co., Windsor Casting Plant, Windsor, Ontario, Canada, began using a single RVIS to reline its 20-ton and 35-ton capacity furnaces in the spring of 1995.