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vestibular surface of tooth


Definition: the surface of a tooth that faces the buccal or labial mucosa of the vestibule of the mouth; opposite to the lingual surface of tooth.

Synonym(s): facies vestibularis dentisTA, facial surface of tooth, facies facialis dentis

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