TITLE

porcelain

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1733
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "porcelain" is presented. It is a hard, translucent ceramic made up of fusing clay, quartz and feldspar. It is colored by glazing with fusible pigments. In dentistry, it is used to construct restorations and prosthetics.
ACCESSION #
21241679

 

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