Dent 731 Chapter 11

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  1. ANGLE'S CLASSIFICATION
    A system developed by Dr. Edward H Angle to describe classification of Occlusion and Malocclusion.
  2. ANTERIOR
    Toward the front.
  3. APICAL THIRD
    Division of the root nearest the tip of the root.
  4. BUCCAL SURFACE
    Tooth surface closest to the inner cheek.
  5. BUCCOLINGUAL DIVISION
    Lengthwise diviston of the crown in a labial or buccolingual direction, sonsists of the facial or buccal/ labial/middle and lingual third.
  6. CENTRIC OCCLUSION
    Maximum contact between the occluding surface of the Maxillary and Mandibular teeth.
  7. CERVICAL THIRD
    Division of the neck of the tooth.
  8. CONCAVE
    Curved Inward
  9. CONTACT AREA
    Area of the Mesial or Distal surface of a tooth that touches the adjacent tooth in the same arch.
  10. CONVEX
    Curved Outward
  11. CURVE OF SPEE
    Curvature fromed by the Mandibullary and Manxillary arches in Occlusion.
  12. CURVE OF WILSON
    Cross-arch curvature of the Occlusal Plane.
  13. DECIDUOUS
    Pretainint to first dentition of 20 teeth often called "Baby Teeth" or Primary Teeth.
  14. DENTITION
    The natural teeth in the dental arch.
  15. DISTAL SURFACE
    Surface of the tooth Distal from the Midline
  16. DISTOCLSION
    A CLASS II Malocclusion in which the Mandibular of the Maxillarys first molar occludes (by more then the width of a premolar) Mesial to the Mesiobuccal groove of the Mandibular first Molar.
  17. EMBRASURE
    Triangular space in the gingival direction between the proximal surface of two adjoining teeth in contact.
  18. FACIAL SURFACE
    Tooth surface that is closest to the face.
  19. FUNCTIONAL OCCLUSION
    Contact between the teeth during biting and or chewing.
  20. INCISAL SURFACE
    The chewing surface of the anterior teeth.
  21. INTERPROXIMAL
    The area between adjacent tooth surfaces.
  22. LABIAL SURFACE
    Facial surface closest to the lips.
  23. LABIOVERSION
    The inclination of the teeth to extend facially, beyond the normal overlap of the incisal edge of the maxillary incisors over the mandibular incisors (bucktooth)
  24. LINE ANGLE
    Junction of two walls in a cavity preperation.
  25. LINGUAL SURFACE
    Surface of the mandibular and maxillary theeth closest to the toung. (also known as Labial Surface)
  26. LINGUOVERSION
    Maxillary incisors are behind the mandibular incisors. (Underbite)
  27. MALOCCLUSION
    Occlusion that has diviated from a class I normal occlusion.
  28. MANDIBULAR
    Lower Jaw.
  29. MASTICATORY SURFACE
    The chewing surface of the teeth.
  30. MAXILLARY
    Upper Jaw.
  31. MESIAL SURFACE
    The surface of the tooth closest to the midline.
  32. MESIOCLUSION
    Term used fro CLASS III Malocclusion.
  33. MEDSIODISTAL DIVISION
    Lengthwise division of the crown in a mesiodistal (front to back) Direction, Consisting of the Mesial/Middle and Distal Third.
  34. MIDDLE THIRD
    Division of the root in the middle.
  35. MIXED DENTITION
    Mixture of Primary and Permanent teeth- between the ages of 6-12 uor until all the Primary teeth are lost.
  36. NEUTROCLUSION
    An ideal Mesiodistal relationship between the Jaws and the Dental Arches.
  37. OCCLUSAL SURFACE
    The chewing surface of the Posterior Teeth.
  38. OCCLUSION
    The natural contact of the Maxillary and Mandibular teeth in all Positions.
  39. OCCLUSOCERVICAL DIVISION
    Crosswise division of the crown that is braiel to the Occlusal or Incisal Surface, Consisting of the Occlusal/Middle and Cervical Third.
  40. PALATAL SURFACE
    Lingual Surface of the Maxillary Teeth.
  41. PREMANENT DENTITION
    The Set of 32 Secondary teeth.
  42. POINT ANGLE
    Angle formed by the Junction of three surfaces.
  43. POSTERIOR
    Toward the Back.
  44. PRIMARY DENTIOTION
    The first set of 20 Primary teeth "Baby Teeth"
  45. PROXIMAL SURFACE
    The surface next to eachother when teeth are adjacent in the arch.
  46. QUADRANT
    One quarter of the dentition.
  47. SEXTANT
    One Sixth of the dentition.
  48. SUCCEDANEOUS
    Permanent teeth that replace the primary teeth.

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