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pulp cavity

noun, Dentistry.
1.
the entire space occupied by pulp, composed of the root canal and pulp chamber.
Origin of pulp cavity
1830-1840
1830-40
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  • Each denticle contains a pulp cavity from which a number of minute tubes radiate outwards.

    The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds
  • In this way the new tooth comes to lie in the pulp cavity of the old one.

    The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds
pulp cavity in Medicine

pulp cavity n.
The central hollow of a tooth containing the dental pulp and including the root canal.

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