adjective see odontoblast

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • odontoblastic — See odontoblast. * * * …   Universalium

  • odontoblastic — adj. of an immature tooth, of a developing tooth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • odontoblastic — odon·to·blas·tic …   English syllables

  • odontoblastic — adjective see odontoblast …   Useful english dictionary

  • odontoblastic layer — the epithelioid odontoblastic zone, one to five layers thick, which forms the outer surface of the dental pulp adjacent to the dentin, resting on the Weil basal layer. It produces and maintains the dentin …   Medical dictionary

  • odontoblastic process — one of the slender protoplasmic processes in a dentinal tubule, a cytoplasmic extension of the cell body; these processes extend from the dentinoenamel junction and cementodentinal junction to the cell bodies of odontoblasts in the dental pulp.… …   Medical dictionary

  • odontoblast — odontoblastic, adj. /oh don teuh blast /, n. Anat. one of a layer of cells lining the pulp cavity of a tooth, from which dentin is formed. [1875 80; ODONTO + BLAST] * * * …   Universalium

  • dentinal fiber — odontoblastic process …   Medical dictionary

  • Tomes fiber — odontoblastic process …   Medical dictionary

  • Tomes fibril — odontoblastic process …   Medical dictionary

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