Crossbite
Crossbite Cross"bite", v. t. To deceive; to trick; to gull. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Crossbite — Classification and external resources Unilateral Posterior Crossbite. ICD 10 K07.2 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

  • Crossbite — Cross bite (kr[o^]s b[imac]t ), n. A deception; a cheat. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • crossbite — An abnormal relation of one or more teeth of one arch to the opposing tooth or teeth of the other arch due to labial, buccal, or lingual deviation of tooth positi …   Medical dictionary

  • crossbite — n. a condition in which some or all of the lower teeth close outside the upper teeth during normal closure …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • crossbite — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ transitive verb Etymology: cross (V) + bite archaic : to cheat in return : outwit, cozen …   Useful english dictionary

  • anterior crossbite — crossbite in which one or more primary or permanent maxillary incisors are lingual to the mandibular incisors. Anterior crossbite in a five year old child, caused by incisor interference and resultant anterior shift of the mandible on closure …   Medical dictionary

  • posterior crossbite — crossbite in which one or more primary or permanent posterior teeth are locked in an abnormal relation with the opposing teeth of the opposite arch; it may be buccal or lingual crossbite and may be accompanied by a shift of the mandible …   Medical dictionary

  • buccal crossbite — crossbite in which the maxillary molar is buccal to its mandibular antagonist …   Medical dictionary

  • lingual crossbite — crossbite in which the maxillary or mandibular molar is lingual to its antagonist …   Medical dictionary

  • scissors-bite crossbite — telescoping crossbite crossbite in which the mandibular arch is entirely lingual to the maxillary arch …   Medical dictionary

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