Try Our Apps


2017 Word of the Year

curve of occlusion

curve of occlusion in Medicine

curve of occlusion n.

  1. A curved surface that makes simultaneous contact with the major portion of the incisal and occlusal prominences of the existing teeth.

  2. The curve of a dentition on which the occlusal surfaces lie.

The American HeritageĀ® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright Ā© 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for curve of occlusion

Word Value for curve

Scrabble Words With Friends