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Synonyms for movement

Synonyms for movement

the act or process of moving

a change in normal place or position

a calculated change in position

an organized effort to accomplish a purpose

Synonyms for movement

a major self-contained part of a symphony or sonata

an optical illusion of motion produced by viewing a rapid succession of still pictures of a moving object

a euphemism for defecation

a general tendency to change (as of opinion)

the driving and regulating parts of a mechanism (as of a watch or clock)

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Behavior of partially formed roots of teeth submitted to orthodontic movement.
Treatment and orthodontic movement of a root-fractured maxillary central incisor with an immature apex: 10-year follow-up.
2010) Acceleration effect of orthodontic movement by application of low-intensity laser.
Orthodontic movement into infrabony defects in patients with advanced periodontal disease: a clinical and radiological study.
Another important and decisive factor is the quarterly radiographic control, which allows root status assessment after orthodontic movements, avoiding complications in patients who are susceptible to external root resorption.
These can be grouped into three main categories: (1) to accelerate corrective orthodontic treatment, as a whole, (2) to facilitate the implementation of mechanically challenging orthodontic movements, and (3) to enhance the correction of moderate to severe skeletal malocclusions.
The first part aimed at outlining the interviewees' academic and professional profile, the second part was concerned to specific questions about dental trauma, and the third part was about orthodontic movement of traumatized teeth.
MMP-8 plays an important role in the remodeling of periodontal ligament during orthodontic movement.
At the time the patient began treatment with this drug, when the premolar spaces were about one-third closed, all orthodontic movement stopped.
Moreover, secondary dentine formation due to orthodontic movements and also white spot formation can cause tooth discoloration [1-3].
The use of mini-implants for orthodontic anchoring in static mode is indicated in several situations, such as: anterior retraction, intrusion, verticalization, small orthodontic movements, among others.
This shear bond strength is also compliant with the clinically desirable shear bond strength required for proper orthodontic movements.