gnathodynamometer

[ năth′ō-dī′nə-mŏmĭ-tər ]

n.

A device for measuring biting pressure.bite gauge

Nearby words

  1. gnathic index,
  2. gnathion,
  3. gnathite,
  4. gnatho-,
  5. gnathodynamics,
  6. gnathological,
  7. gnathonic,
  8. gnathoplasty,
  9. gnathostoma,
  10. gnathostome


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