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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: ang′gl

Definition: The meeting point of two lines or planes; the figure formed by the junction of two lines or planes; the space bounded on two sides by converging lines or planes. For angles not listed below, see the descriptive term; axioincisal, distobuccal, labiogingival, linguogingival (2), mesiogingival, and proximobuccal.

Synonym(s): angulusTA

[L. angulus]

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