Dental A machine-manufactured abutment.
Energy transferred to a screw when a torque is applied during tightening.
Retention of a root-form implant from close proximity of the bone. Retention of certain components into an implant.
see: Initial stability
An undifferentiated cell that possesses the ability to transform into one or more types of cells.
Gradual increase in the application of load on an implant.
Dental see: Implant platform.
see: Transitional implant.
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