alveolar ridge definition

  • noun:
    • a ridge that forms the boundaries of maxilla and mandible and contains the alveoli associated with the teeth
    • a ridge that forms the boundaries of this upper and reduced jaws possesses the sockets of this teeth
    • a ridge that types the boundaries associated with maxilla plus the mandible possesses the alveoli of this teeth
    • a ridge that types the borders associated with upper and lower jaws possesses the sockets of teeth

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  • Hypernym for "alveolar ridge"
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