trial denture


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tri·al den·ture

a setup of artificial teeth so fabricated that it may be placed in the patient's mouth to verify esthetics, for the making of records, or for any other operation deemed necessary before final completion of the denture.
Synonym(s): wax model denture

tri·al den·ture

(trī'ăl den'chŭr)
A setup of artificial teeth so fabricated that it may be placed in the patient's mouth to verify esthetics, for the making of records, or for any other operation deemed necessary before final completion of the denture.

tri·al den·ture

(trī'ăl den'chŭr)
Setup of artificial teeth fabricated so that it may be placed in the patient's mouth to verify esthetics, for making records, or any other operation deemed necessary before final completion of denture.
Synonym(s): wax model denture.
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Wax bite rim duplicate of the mandibular teeth set-up of the trial denture set over the titanium alloy framework and maxillary teeth set-up trial dentures were both used to verify the vertical dimension of occlusion (VDO), aesthetics, phonetics, as well as to register jaw relation at centric relation (CR).
External impression of the facial and the lingual aspect of trial dentures were made with zinc oxide eugenol impression paste.
Trial dentures were removed and examined for denture flange dimensions and extensions.