TITLE

overjet

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1554
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "overjet" is presented. The term refers to horizontal overlap of the teeth, esp. between the lingual surface of the maxillary incisors and the labial surfaces of the mandibular incisors. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21238973

 

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