onlay definition

  • noun:
    • anything set or used over another thing, concerning include relief to a surface.
    • Medicine A graft put on the top of individual organ or framework.
    • Dentistry A cast, frequently made from gold, connected to the occlusal surface of a tooth.
    • Anything attached upon another or affixed to it so as to project from the area in relief, particularly in ornamental design.

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