Pontic

• (a.) Of or pertaining to the Pontus, Euxine, or Black Sea.
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pontic

(pon┬┤tik) an artificial tooth on a fixed partial denture, usually occupying the space previously occupied by the crown of a natural tooth.
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Pontic

Pon'tic adjective [ Latin Ponticus , Greek ..., from ... the sea, especially, the Black Sea.] Of or pertaining to the Pontus, Euxine, or Black Sea.
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pontic

An artificial tooth on a fixed partial denture; it replaces the lost natural tooth, restores its functions, and usually occupies the space previously occupied by the natural crown. ... Synonym: dummy. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Pontic

An artificial tooth used in a bridge to replace a missing tooth.
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Pontic

An artificial tooth used in a bridge to replace a missing tooth.
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Pontic

Pontic refers to a replacement artificial tooth or teeth that are mounted on a fixed or removal dental appliance. One of the main components of a dental bridge the pontic is attached to two surrounding abutments (dental crowns) to create a seamless impression of a complete set of healthy teeth. Pontics are used in both partial and complete dentures...
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Pontic

Replacement tooth mounted on a fixed or removal appliance.
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pontic

the component of a bridge that replaces the missing teeth.
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Pontic

the component of a bridge that replaces the missing teeth.
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Pontic

The false tooth in a bridge or denture to replace the missing tooth.
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Pontic

The part of a bridge that replaces the missing teeth.
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pontic

The term used for an artificial tooth on a fixed partial denture (bridge).
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pontic

Type: Term Pronunciation: pon′tik Definitions: 1. An artificial tooth on a fixed partial denture; it replaces the lost natural tooth, restores its functions, and usually occupies the space previously occupied by the natural crown. Synonyms: dummy1
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