- a sizeable hole (usually in the ground)
- space that is surrounded by something
- soft decayed area in a tooth; progressive decay can lead to the death of a tooth
- (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body
A hollow wall formed by firmly linked masonry walls, providing an insulating air space between.
A hole or opening, as at the bed of a glacier. When the rate of deformation into a space behind an obstacle is less the rate of movement past the obstacle, a cavity will form. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20131
- space that is surrounded by something 2. [n] - soft decayed area in a tooth 3. [n] - (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the bodyFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=cavity
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A concave feature on either side of the mould into which an opposing core enters when the mould is closed. The void between the cavity and core is where the resin solidifies and forms the part. Often the A-side of a mould is referred to as the cavity side, and in the case of a part like a drinking cup, the entire A-side will be a cavityFound on http://www.protomold.co.uk/Glossary.xhtml
The gap between the internal and external walls of a building.
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The gap between the external and internal walls of a house, often filled with insulating material such as expanded polystyrene..
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Usually refers to the engraving on a rotary die cutter that die cuts a single shape.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829
; plural Cavities
. [ Latin cavus
hollow: confer French cavité
Hollowness. [ Obsolete] « The cavity
or hollowness of the place. Goodwin.
A hollow place; a hollow; as, the abdominal cavity
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<anatomy> A hollow place or space or a potential space, within the body or in one of its organs, it may be normal or pathological. ... Origin: L. Cavitas ... (18 Nov 1997) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
bodily cavity noun
(anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the bodyFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=cavity
enclosed space noun
space that is surrounded by somethingFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=cavity
soft decayed area in a tooth; progressive decay can lead to the death of a toothFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=cavity
(kav´ĭ-te) a hollow or space, or a potential space, within the body or one of its organs. Called also caverna and cavum. the lesion produced by dental caries.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (n.) Hollowness. • (n.) A hollow place; a hollow; as, the abdominal cavity.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/cavity/
(L. cavitas) a hollow place or space, or a potential space, within the body or in one of its organs; it may be normal or pathological.Found on http://users.ugent.be/~rvdstich/eugloss/DIC/dictio16.html
cavity 1. A hollow space or concavity in an organ, part, or structure; often designating only a potential space; cavitas. 2. A hollow place or space or a potential space, within the body or in one of its organs; it may be normal or pathological. 3. A natural hollow or sinus within the body. 3. A soft decayed area in a tooth; progressive decay ca...Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/3591/3
Decay in tooth caused by caries; also referred to as carious lesion.Found on http://www.mytonparkdental.co.uk/glossary-of-terms.html
A layman's term for tooth decay. Also, the dental term for the hole that is left after decay has been removed.Found on http://www.cigna.com/glossary/glossary.html?redir=/health/consumer/dental/d
Type: Term Pronunciation: kav′i-tē Definitions: 1. A hollow space; hole. 2. Lay term for the loss of tooth structure from dental caries. Synonyms: cavitas See: cave, cavitas, cavernous spaceFound on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=15258
A small hole in one of your teeth caused by tooth decay.Found on http://www.bracesinfo.com/glossary.html
Latin cavitas = a hollow.Found on http://www.anatomy.usyd.edu.au/glossary/glossary.cgi?
A hollow area or hole. It may describe a body cavity (such as the space within the abdomen) or a hole in a tooth caused by decay.Found on http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary?expand=C
a hollowed out space in a tree typically used as a nest area by owls and woodpeckersFound on http://www.njwildlifetrails.org/OutontheTrails/GlossaryofNaturerelatedTerms
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