|1.||the act of restoring or state of being restored, as to a former or original condition, place, etc|
|2.||the replacement or giving back of something lost, stolen, etc|
|3.||something restored, replaced, or reconstructed|
|4.||a model or representation of an extinct animal, landscape of a former geological age, etc|
restoration res·to·ra·tion (rěs'tə-rā'shən)
Any of various dental fittings, such as an inlay, crown, bridge, or denture, that restore or replace lost tooth structure, teeth, or oral tissues.
A substance used to restore the missing portion of a tooth.