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veneer

 [vĕ-nēr´]
a thin layer of tooth-colored material, usually made of porcelain, some other ceramic, or acrylic resin, attached to a prepared tooth surface to modify its shape or color.
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ve·neer

(vĕ-nēr'),
1. A thin surface layer laid over a base of common material.
2. In dentistry, a layer of tooth-colored material, usually porcelain or composite resin, attached to and covering the surface of a metal crown or natural tooth structure.
[Fr. fournir, to furnish]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ve·neer

(vĕ-nēr')
1. A thin surface layer laid over a base of common material.
2. dentistry A layer of tooth-colored material, usually porcelain or acrylic resin, attached to and covering the surface of a metal crown or natural tooth structure.
[Fr. fournir, to furnish]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ve·neer

(vĕ-nēr')
1. In dentistry, a layer of tooth-colored material, usually porcelain or composite resin, attached to and covering surface of a metal crown or natural tooth structure.
2. A thin surface layer laid over a base of common material.
[Fr. fournir, to furnish]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

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"We told Oak Furniture Land not to state or imply that products had "no veneer" or were made from "solid hardwood" if they were manufactured using the "oak wrap" technique or other similar techniques."
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where X is the yield, A is the number of full-sized sliced bamboo veneers per cubic meter, and B is the total number of the theory-sliced thin bamboo veneers per cubic meter, which is equal to bamboo lumber thickness divided by bamboo veneer thickness.
"Porcelain veneers have their place in responsible restorative dentistry when provided by suitably trained and qualified individuals but I believe that other safe and proven cosmetic treatments, like bleaching and bonding, should be considered before the destructive ones.
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