infrabulge

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infrabulge in·fra·bulge (ĭn'frə-bŭlj')
n.

  1. The portion of the crown of a tooth gingival to the height of contour.

  2. The area of a tooth where the retentive portion of a clasp of a removable partial denture is placed.

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