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Synonyms for bridgework

a denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth


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COMPLEX DETAIL: Auction house Bonhams says the fine metal fittings and open bridgework make shipbuilders' models like this particularly sought after by collectors.
If bridgework cannot be removed, consideration should be given to deflating the LMA before its removal.
Lorraine had bridgework, two new teeth surgically implanted, a gum lift, excess bone removed from her top jaw and porcelain veneers fitted to every tooth except one.
Mist spun around the yard lights, a filmy bridgework into
"Taking It In to Have it Looked At": In her voice there's Irish tracings,/ in her ear a bridgework of bones.
NEW YORK - Dazzled by the bull market in gold, people are digging through drawers for old dental caps, fillings and bridgework they saved years ago and selling them at prices that would make the tooth fairy blush.
Erik Thomsen, vice-president of operations, says they haven't joined the industry's rush to the Oil Sands project, but there's plenty of bridgework available in southern Alberta.
* Pre-fabricated mounting systems not only eliminate the need of expensive bridgework to install the skimmer, but it also provide safe and easy access to the oil skimmer.
Is it a harmless piece of gherkin stalk, or has that bridgework shipped its moorings?
Don't be deterred by the cost of the treatment, although they are expensive - around pounds 2,000 for a single implant - they are a worthwhile investment and often don't cost much more than conventional treatment with crown or bridgework.
It now has a sea view.People are petrified of honoring their dental appointments out of fear they may have bridgework done, goes another favorite.
Fixed Bridgework: The most natural feeling restoration would be to place as many implants as needed per arch to support "fixed" bridgework to span an entire arch.
In that time, she has had hundreds of pounds worth of treatment, including bridgework and crowns.
While the later, remodeling phase occurs internally in the tendon without the aid of the immune system, initially it's important for outside help: Lymphocytes, neutrophils, and macrophages rush to the scene to clear out debris and prepare the damaged tissue for bridgework over torn fibers.