mesio-occlusal

[ mē′zē-ō-ə-klōōzəl ]

adj.

Of or relating to the mesial and the occlusal surfaces of a tooth, especially the angle formed by the junction of these surfaces.

Nearby words

  1. mesial angle,
  2. mesial occlusion,
  3. mesially,
  4. mesic,
  5. mesio-,
  6. mesiobuccal,
  7. mesiocervical,
  8. mesioclusion,
  9. mesiodens,
  10. mesiodistal


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