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temporaryadjective Not permanent, transient.
adj pertaining to the interim treatment used to protect a patient between appointments.
n See baseplate.
n See prosthesis, temporary.
n See stopping, temporary.
n a prosthodontic appliance (removable or fixed) that is used, often immediately postoperatively, as a transitional appliance either for cosmetics or splinting, or both.
interim; for a short time only.
the temporary or first set of teeth in animals with diphyodont dentition. See also deciduous teeth.
temporary environment factors
e.g. rain, drought, heat.
registration to practice under local legislation but for a limited period only. A procedure used to permit a candidate for full registration to obtain some practice experience.