diatoric

1. The vertical cylindric aperture formed in the base of artificial porcelain teeth and extending into the body of the tooth, serving as a mechanical means of attaching the tooth to the denture base. ... 2. Denoting teeth that contain a diatoric. ... Origin: G. Diatoros, pierced ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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diatoric

Type: Term Pronunciation: dī′ă-tōr′ik Definitions: 1. The vertical cylindric aperture formed in the base of artificial porcelain teeth and extending into the body of the tooth, serving as a mechanical means of attaching the tooth to the denture base. 2. Denoting teeth that contain a diatoric.
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