oblique ridge of crown
Definition: a transverse ridge, unique to the maxillary molars, formed by the junction of the triangular ridge of the mesiolingual cusp and the triangular ridge of the distobuccal cusp.
Synonym(s): crista obliqua coronae dentisTA
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