TITLE

scale

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1946
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "scale" is presented. It refers to a small dry flake, shed from the upper layers of skin. It also refers to a film of tartar encrusting the teeth. The term is also used to remove a film of tartar from the teeth. It refers to form a scale on and is also used to shed scales.
ACCESSION #
21244860

 

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