Dental Assisting Mod 140 unit1

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Dental Assisting Mod 140 unit1
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  1. Irreversible hydrocolloid material used for taking the preliminary impressions.
    Alginate
  2. The structural portion of a dental model created from the alginate impression.
    Anatomic Portion
  3. Dental laboratory device that simulates mandibular and temporomandibular joint movement when models of the dental arches are attached to it.
    Articulator
  4. Foundation or the basic ingredient of a material.
    Base
  5. Disease-causing organisms transferred through contact with blood or body fluids.
    Blood-Borne Pathogens
  6. Process of using fingers to contour a closer adaptation of the margins of an impression while still in the mouth.
    Border Molding
  7. Sbstance that modifies or increases the rate of a chemical reaction.
    Catalyst
  8. An infection that occurs through mucosal surfaces of the eye, nose, or mouth.
    Droplet Infection
  9. Mineral used in the formation of plaster of paris and stone.
    Gypsum
  10. Having a uniform quality and consistency throughout.
    Homogenous
  11. Absorption of water, causing an object to swell.
    Imbibition
  12. Touching or contact with a contaminated surface or instrument.
    Indirect Contact
  13. Waste that is capable of transmitting on infectious disease.
    Infectious waste
  14. Replica of the maxillary and mandibular arches made from an impression.
    Model
  15. A molecule that, when combined with other molecules, forms a ploymer.
    Monomer
  16. Immunity that occurs when a person has contracted and is recovering from a disease
    Naturally Acquired Immunity
  17. Compound of many molecules.
    Polymer
  18. Mixture of gypsum and water used in the finishing of models.
    Slurry
  19. Loss of water, cousing something to shrink.
    Syneresis
  20. Physical property of fluids responsible for resistance to flow.
    Viscosity

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