gumshield
gumshield gumshield n. (Sport) A piece of athletic equipment that protects an athlete's mouth.

Syn: mouthpiece. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Mouthguard — An example of a mouthguard used in the treatment of bruxism A mouthguard (also known as a mouth protector, mouth piece, gumshield, gumguard or nightguard) is a protective device for the mouth that covers the teeth and gums to prevent and reduce… …   Wikipedia

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