pericementum

peri·ce·men·tum -si-'ment-əm n PERIODONTAL MEMBRANE

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peri·ce·men·tum (per″e-se-menґtəm) periodontal ligament. pericemental adj

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  • pericementum — pericemental, adj. /per ee si men teuhm/, n. Dentistry. See periodontal membrane. [1895 1900; < NL; see PERI , CEMENTUM] * * * …   Universalium

  • pericementum — peri·cementum …   English syllables

  • pericementum — |perə+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from peri + cementum : the connective tissue membrane covering the cement layer of a tooth * * * pericemental, adj. /per ee si men teuhm/, n. Dentistry. See periodontal membrane. [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • перицемент — (pericementum; пери + цемент) см. Периодонт …   Большой медицинский словарь

  • Перицеме́нт — (pericementum; Пери + Цемент) см. Периодонт …   Медицинская энциклопедия

  • pericemental — |perəsə̇|mentəl adjective Etymology: New Latin pericementum + English al 1. : around the cement layer of a tooth 2. : of, relating to, or involving the pericementum …   Useful english dictionary

  • periodontal membrane — noun : pericementum * * * Dentistry. the collagenous, fibrous connective tissue between the cementum of the tooth and the alveolus. Also, pericementum. [1895 1900] …   Useful english dictionary

  • periodontal membrane — Dentistry. the collagenous, fibrous connective tissue between the cementum of the tooth and the alveolus. Also, pericementum. [1895 1900] * * * ▪ anatomy also called  Periodontal Ligament,         fleshy tissue between tooth and tooth socket that …   Universalium

  • periodontoclasia — Destruction of periodontal tissues, gingiva, pericementum, alveolar bone, and cementum. SYN: periodontolysis. [periodontium + klasis, breaking] * * * peri·odon·to·cla·sia ō .dänt ə klā zh(ē )ə n any periodontal disease characterized by… …   Medical dictionary

  • perirhizoclasia — Inflammatory destruction of tissues immediately around the root of a tooth, i.e., pericementum, cementum, and approximating layers of alveolar bone. [peri + G. rhiza, root, + klasis, destruction] …   Medical dictionary

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