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rest ar·e·a

the portion of a tooth structure or of a restoration in a tooth that is prepared to receive the positive seating of the metallic occlusal, incisal, lingual, or cingulum rest of a removable prosthesis.
Synonym(s): rest seat

rest area

a prepared surface on a tooth or fixed restoration into which an arm or a removable partial denture fits. Also called rest seat, incisal rest, occlusal rest.

rest a·re·a

(rest arē-ă)
Portion of a tooth structure or of a restoration in a tooth that is prepared to receive the positive seating of the metallic occlusal, incisal, lingual, or cingulum rest of a removable prosthesis.
Synonym(s): rest seat.

rest a·re·a

(rest arē-ă)
Portion of tooth structure or restoration in a tooth that is prepared to receive positive seating of metallic occlusal, incisal, lingual, or cingulum rest of a removable prosthesis.
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On average, Nash said, the new services cost 25 cents per rest area visitor.
During a police chase before the bus was halted, initially at the Okuya rest area, Mikiko Matsuno, a 30-year-old nurse from Saga Prefecture, jumped from the bus, breaking her right leg.
The proposal calls for a 35-year lease for the north- and southbound rest areas, which each include a state liquor store.
Much worse than a sign saying REST AREA 2 MILES, NO FACILITIES, of course (and we saw many more than usual on our trip south) is one that adds, NEXT REST AREA 38 MILES.
It was the first interstate rest area in Vermont and one of the first in the nation.
The Partnership to Save Highway Communities today condemned the Virginia Department of Transportation for its decision to proceed with closing rest areas along the Interstate despite the fact that closing the rest areas will save Virginia just $9 million per year.
The first rest area on Emirates road, opened in June last year and since then five more have been opened to help heavy vehicle drivers get adequate rest.
On Monday, the southbound rest area will be closed beginning at 7:30 a.
8 million first phase of a two-part project, which could eventually bring a retail business-light industry center in back of the southbound rest area, also calls for building a Massachusetts Highway Department facility at the proposed northbound rest area.
The big rig was pulling out of the eastbound Boron Rest Area at the time of the collision.
In a survey conducted last year, more than 36 percent of truck drivers said that finding a rest area in which to park is a problem every night.
The first rest area, which opened recently, is located on Emirates Road in the direction of Sharjah on the intersection with Truck Road and about five kilometres before the Al Ain exit.