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Medical Term:

crossbite

Pronunciation: kros'bit

Definition

An abnormal relationship of one or more teeth of one arch to the opposing tooth or teeth of the other arch due to labial, buccal, or lingual deviation of tooth position, or to abnormal jaw position.

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