incisal guide angle

n.

The angle formed with the horizontal plane by drawing a line in the sagittal plane between incisal edges of the maxillary and the mandibular central incisors when the teeth are in centric occlusion.

Nearby words

  1. incipiency,
  2. incipient,
  3. incipit,
  4. incircle,
  5. incisal,
  6. incise,
  7. incised,
  8. incised wound,
  9. incisiform,
  10. incision


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