cusp

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Synonyms for cusp

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point formed by two intersecting arcs (as from the intrados of a Gothic arch)

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a thin triangular flap of a heart valve

small elevation on the grinding surface of a tooth

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Arch width was measured as the distance from the cusp tip of one tooth to the cusp tip of the contralateral tooth, the inter-incisor width was measured from the distal contact point of the lateral incisor on one side to the distal contact point of the lateral incisor on the contralateral side [Bishara et al.
The mesiodistal extension of the cavity on mesial and distal boxes of all prepared teeth was up to 1 mm to adjacent cusp tips (Fig.