labiogression

[ley-bee-oh-gresh-uh n]

noun Dentistry.

location of the anterior teeth forward of their natural position.

Nearby words

  1. labiodental,
  2. labiogingival,
  3. labioglossolaryngeal,
  4. labioglossopharyngeal,
  5. labiograph,
  6. labiomental,
  7. labionasal,
  8. labiopalatine,
  9. labioplacement,
  10. labioplasty

Origin of labiogression

labio- + Latin gress(us) (past participle of gradī to step, walk, go) + -ion

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