eruption

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Synonyms for eruption

Synonyms for eruption

the act of emerging violently from limits or restraints

a sudden violent expression, as of emotion

Synonyms for eruption

the sudden occurrence of a violent discharge of steam and volcanic material

(of volcanos) pouring out fumes or lava (or a deposit so formed)

a sudden violent spontaneous occurrence (usually of some undesirable condition)

a sudden very loud noise

the emergence of a tooth as it breaks through the gum

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Orthodontic forced eruption can be carried out in different ways.
Forced eruption tech- nique: rationale and clinical report.
Forced eruption after crown/root fracture with a simple and aesthetic method using the fractured crown.
Contraindication: The forced eruption technique requires the use of fixed orthodontic appliances.
22) Fibrotomy is performed by the use of a scalpel at 7 to 10 day intervals during the forced eruption to sever the supracrestal connective tissue fibers, thereby preventing the crestal bone from following the root in coronal direction.