cervical line

n.

A continuous anatomical, irregularly curved line marking the cervical end of the crown of a tooth.

Nearby words

  1. cervical ganglion,
  2. cervical gland of uterus,
  3. cervical iliocostal muscle,
  4. cervical intraepithelial neoplasia,
  5. cervical ligament of uterus,
  6. cervical longissimus muscle,
  7. cervical loop,
  8. cervical nerve,
  9. cervical plexus,
  10. cervical pregnancy


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