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the surgical excision of excessive fibrous or bony tissue in the area of the maxillary tuberosity before the construction of prosthetic appliances.
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tu·ber·os·i·ty re·duc·tion(tūbĕr-osi-tē rĕ-dŭkshŭn)
Surgical excision of excessive fibrous or bony tissue in area of maxillary tuberosity before making prosthetic appliances.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012