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Synonyms for canine

one of the four pointed conical teeth (two in each jaw) located between the incisors and the premolars

any of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and typically long muzzles

of or relating to a pointed conical tooth


of or relating to or characteristic of members of the family Canidae

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Electromyographic studies on patients with complete dentures showed reduced masticatory muscle activity with canine guidance and have shown better response compared to bilateral balanced occlusion.
6,9-12 The aim of this study was to compare patient satisfaction and masticatory efficiency of canine guidance over balanced occlusion when employed in complete dentures and this was carried out in a sample of Pakistani population.
Influence of group function and canine guidance on EMG activity of elevator muscles.
Masticatory efficiency in denture wearers with bilateral balanced occlusion and canine guidance.
Using articulating paper the centric occlusal stops are verified and made sure that they are properly and evenly distributed on the functional cusps then the lateral excursion movements is also verified according to bilateral canine guidance.
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