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Synonyms for margin

Synonyms for margin

a fairly narrow line or space forming a boundary

suitable opportunity to accept or allow something

to put or form a border on

Synonyms for margin

the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary

the amount of collateral a customer deposits with a broker when borrowing from the broker to buy securities

(finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold

the blank space that surrounds the text on a page

a permissible difference

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2: Moderate deposits of plaque adhering to free gingival margin and adjacent area of the tooth, which can be seen with the naked eyes.
Gingival thickness of each tooth was measured at the apical from free gingival margin and coronal from mucogingival junction (Figure 2).
The PI was scored on a scale of 0 to 3, where 0 = no plaque in the gingival area; 1 = a film of adherent plaque was present on the free gingival margin and the adjacent area of the tooth; 2 = moderate accumulation of soft deposits within the gingival pocket and on the gingival margin and/ or adjacent tooth surface which could be seen by the naked eye; 3 = an abundance of soft matter within the gingival pocket and/or on the gingival margin and adjacent tooth surface.
Clinical periodontal parameters included plaque index (PI)(22), gingival index (GI) (23), PD, clinical attachment level (CAL) and gingival recession (GR).The distance from the free gingival margin to the bottom of the periodontal pocket was defined as PD.
(11) As fractured fragment was not there the sub gingival fractured area was replaced with composite upto free gingival margin. Currently the patient was under annual follow up.