unmodified zinc oxide-eugenol cement

un·mod·i·fied zinc ox·ide-eu·ge·nol ce·ment

a dental cement obtained by mixing zinc oxide and eugenol without modifiers.
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zinc ox·ide eu·ge·nol ce·ment

(ZOE) (zink oks'īd yū'jĕ-nol sĕ-ment')
A dental fixative made by mixing zinc oxide and eugenol commonly used to cement restorations in place temporarily.
Synonym(s): unmodified zinc oxide-eugenol cement.
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