retention form


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re·ten·tion form

the shape of a cavity preparation that prevents displacement of the dental restoration by lateral or tipping forces as well as masticatory forces.

re·ten·tion form

(rē-tenshŭn fōrm)
Shape of a cavity preparation that prevents displacement of dental restoration by lateral or tipping forces as well as masticatory forces.
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Sir Frederick Holliday, chairman, said, "Staff recruitment, training and retention form the key action plan in our metropolitan bus companies."
As a registered optician we sign our GOC retention form every year confirming that we understand the guidelines and framework they have set out.