tooth-borne base


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tooth-borne base

the denture base restoring an edentulous area that has abutment teeth at each end for support; the tissue that it covers is not used for support.
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tooth-borne base

(tūthbōrn bās)
Denture base restoring an edentulous area that has abutment teeth at each end for support; tissue that it covers is not used for support.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012