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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.

reline

/re·line/ (re-līn´) to resurface the tissue side of a denture with new base material in order to achieve a more accurate fit.

reline

[rēlīn′]
Etymology: L, re + linea
the resurfacing of the tissue side of a denture with new base material. See rebase.

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.

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

reline,

v to resurface the tissue side (basal surface) of a denture with new base material so that it will fit more accurately. See also rebase.
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Catharines' furnace relines were being performed manually with crystalline silica refractory.
Following an ergonomic and environmental study of refractory relines on its 60-ton coreless furnaces, the foundry committed to finding a way to improve the work conditions.
Meanwhile, repetitive-strain injuries (which can be caused by rodding and deaerating in reline processes) represent more than 60% of all newly reported occupational illnesses.
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.