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Medical Term:

complete denture impression

 

Definition:

  1. an impression of an edentulous arch made for the purpose of constructing a complete denture;
  2. a negative registration of the entire denture-bearing, stabilizing area of either the maxillae or mandible;
  3. a negative registration of the entire denture foundation and border seal areas present in the edentulous mouth.
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