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approximal

[ uh-prok-suh-muhl ]
/ əˈprɒk sə məl /
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adjective Anatomy.

near or adjacent.

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Origin of approximal

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British Dictionary definitions for approximal

approximal
/ (əˈprɒksɪməl) /

adjective

anatomy situated side by side; close togetherapproximal teeth or fillings
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