root-form implant

root-form implant

an implant shaped like the root of a tooth.
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root-form im·plant

(rūt'fōrm im'plant)
An implant shaped like the root of a tooth.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

root-form im·plant

(rūt'fōrm im'plant)
An implant shaped like the root of a tooth.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Root-form implants are the most common type of dental implant; also known as an endosseous or endosteal implant because the implant is placed in the bone, so is unlikely to fall out.