supraversion

[ sōō′prə-vûrzhən ]

n.

The act or an instance of turning upward.
The condition in which a tooth is out of the line of occlusion in an occlusal direction, resulting in a deep overbite.
The act or process of moving the eyes upwards.sursumversion

Nearby words

  1. supratrochlear vein,
  2. supravalvar stenosis,
  3. supraventricular,
  4. supraventricular crest,
  5. supravergence,
  6. supravital,
  7. supravital stain,
  8. supremacist,
  9. supremacy,
  10. suprematism


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