Calculus

a hard deposit of calcified plaque which is found around the neck of the tooth. When it is above the free gingival margin (supra-gingival) it is white and chalky. When it is below (sub-gingival) it is dark and hard.
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calculus

[n] - a hard lump produced by the concretion of mineral salts 2. [n] - the branch of mathematics that is concerned with limits and with the differentiation and integration of functions
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Calculus

hard calcium like deposits which form on teeth and dentures.
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calculus

infinitesimal calculus noun the branch of mathematics that is concerned with limits and with the differentiation and integration of functions
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calculus

concretion noun a hard lump produced by the concretion of mineral salts; found in hollow organs or ducts of the body; `renal calculi can be very painful`
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calculus

(from the article `mineral`) ...extent of organically formed aragonite. Minerals also are produced by the human body: hydroxylapatite [Ca5(PO4)3(OH)] is the chief component of ...
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calculus

branch of mathematics concerned with the calculation of instantaneous rates of change (differential calculus) and the summation of infinitely many ... [23 related articles]
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Calculus

Hard deposit of mineralized material adhering to crowns and/or roots of teeth.
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Calculus

The hard deposit of mineralized plaque that forms on the crown and/or root of the tooth. Also referred to as tartar.
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calculus

(mathematics) Branch of mathematics which uses the concept of a derivative to analyse the way in which the values of a function vary. Calculus is probably the most widely used part of mathematics. Many real-life problems are analysed by expressing one quantity as a function of another ...
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Calculus

A hard deposit that forms when you do not brush your teeth so the plaque hardens. Calculus is also known as tartar.
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Calculus

Another term for tartar that accumulates on teeth. Calculus is made up of plaque that has become mineralised; is hard and yellow-brown in colour.
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Calculus

Calculus is the hard residue ranging from yellow to brown forming on teeth when oral hygiene is incomplete or improper. Calculus is formed from Plaque (a soft sticky substance that accumulates on teeth; composed largely of bacteria and food substances suspended in saliva) which can build up and become hard. This hard plaque is known as tartar or ca...
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CALCULUS

hard calcium like deposits which form on teeth and dentures.
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calculus

Hard deposit of mineralized substance adhering to crowns and/or roots of teeth or prosthetic devices.
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Calculus

The hard deposit of mineralized plaque that forms on the crown and/or root of the tooth. Also referr
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Calculus

The hard deposit of mineralized plaque that forms on the crown and/or root of the tooth. Also referr
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