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an alloy of mercury with another metal (usually silver) used by dentists to fill cavities in teeth

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a combination or blend of diverse things

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3 Several generations of amalgam were developed to overcome this problem and several studies have been conducted to evaluate the different composition of amalgam alloys.
Only the 30% spherical amalgam alloy additive yielded a significant increase in the compressive strength of the reinforced cements.
The amalgam alloy or the mercury would wash away in the saliva if either was used alone to fill a cavity.
However, their strength is still insufficient to replace amalgam alloys and their use should be confined to low stress--bearing cavity preparations.
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Contract awarded for silver amalgam alloy 400mg pharmaceutical form department of dentistry general hospital san juan de dios.