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arcon articulator

 

Definition:

  1. an articulator with the equivalent condylar guides fixed to the upper member and the hinge axis to the lower member;
  2. an instrument that maintains a constant relationship between the occlusal plane and the arcon guides at any position of the upper member, thereby making possible more accurate reproductions of mandibular movements.
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