diatoric

adjective
di·​a·​tor·​ic | \ ¦dīə¦tȯrik \

Definition of diatoric

: having a recess in its base for attachment to the dental plate used of an artificial tooth

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History and Etymology for diatoric

German diatoros pierced (from diateirein to pierce, from dia- + teirein to bore, turn) + English -ic

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“Diatoric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diatoric. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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