Cemental Ce*ment"al, a. Of or pertaining to cement, as of a tooth; as, cemental tubes. --R. Owen. [1913 Webster]

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  • cemental — ce·ment·al …   English syllables

  • cemental — sə̇ˈmentəl, (ˈ)sē|m adjective : of or relating to cement …   Useful english dictionary

  • cemental tear — cementum tear complete or partial detachment of a fragment of cementum from the root surface of a tooth, especially when associated with occlusal trauma. Called also cemental or cementum fracture …   Medical dictionary

  • cemental caries — dental caries that involves the cementum of a tooth …   Medical dictionary

  • cemental fibers — the fibers of the periodontal ligament extending from the cementum to the zone of the intermediate plexus, where their terminations are interspersed with the terminations of the alveolar group of periodontal fibers …   Medical dictionary

  • cemental fracture — cementum fracture see under tear …   Medical dictionary

  • cemental gingiva — the portion of the attached gingiva adherent to the cementum …   Medical dictionary

  • fibra cemental — Cualquiera de las múltiples fibras de la membrana periodontal que se extienden desde el cemento hasta el plexo intermedio. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • periapical cemental dysplasia — a non neoplastic condition characterized by the formation of areas of fibrous connective tissue, bone, and cementum around the apex of a tooth, particularly of a mandibular incisor. Patients are generally asymptomatic and affected teeth remain… …   Medical dictionary

  • cementoma — Nonspecific term referring to any benign cementum producing tumor; four types are recognized: 1) periapical cemental dysplasia, 2) central ossifying fibroma, 3) cementoblastoma, 4) sclerotic cemental mass. When the type is not specified, c.… …   Medical dictionary

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