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Pronunciation: dis'to-klu'sal


  1. Relating to or characterized by distoclusion.
  2. Denoting a compound cavity or restoration involving the distal and occlusal surfaces of a tooth.
  3. Denoting the line angle formed by the distal and occlusal walls of a class V cavity.

Synonym(s): distoocclusal

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