dentin


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to dentin: exposed dentin, interglobular dentin, Dentin hypersensitivity
  • noun

Synonyms for dentin

a calcareous material harder and denser than bone that comprises the bulk of a tooth

Synonyms

bone (calcified tissue) surrounding the pulp cavity of a tooth

Synonyms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Parham, The relationship between dentin microhardness and tubule density, Endod.
Common characteristics include uniform yellow to blue crowns with enamel that easily fractures due to the poor dentin support.
Apexit reveals a slight infiltration of 1,5-2 mm between dentin and Apexit, but also between the cone and Apexit.
Acids, like those produced by bacteria or sugary foods, demineralise the enamel coating of the teeth, allowing bacteria to break through to the dentin inside.
But the process went haywire and the dentin caked on in an irregular way, creating a giant plug at the base of the tooth.
The cells that form new ivory lie at the base of the tusk where dentin meets the hard outer layer of the tooth, called cementum.
Ellis class II injuries involve the dentin and need dental care as quickly as possible.
of horizons clashed at dusk, their dentin crumbled, hair
Dentin, a hard, yellow substance that surrounds the pulp, shows through the enamel, and most teeth thus appear slightly yellowish.
Two main categories of defects affecting enamel and dentin have been described: defects caused by environmental factors during the development of teeth and defects caused by genetic factors.
Dentin is a structurally strong composite material, composed primarily of type I collagen fibres encased inside a matrix of polycrystalline hydroxyapatite.
Phosphorylated Extracellular Matrix Proteins of Bone and Dentin is the second volume of the e-book series Frontiers between Science and Clinic in Odontology.
The MEDICAL IMPLICATION of this project will include better understanding of tooth regeneration providing new approaches to dentin recovery and tooth restoration following trauma.
The purpose of this test was to evaluate the reduction of dentinal fluid flow after a single fingertip application of an arginine bicarbonate, calcium carbonate soft chew confection applied to dentin disks in a dentinal tubular plugging simulator device.
A prominent example was the dentin caries activity study published in JADA's April 2012 issue, where 38.