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.

tooth-borne base

a denture base restoring an edentulous area that has abutment teeth at each end for support. The residual alveolar ridge tissue that it covers is not used to support the base. See supporting area.

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.
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