interproximal

adjective
in·​ter·​prox·​i·​mal | \ ˌin-tər-ˈpräk-sə-məl How to pronounce interproximal (audio) \

Definition of interproximal

: situated or used in the areas between adjoining teeth interproximal space

First Known Use of interproximal

1897, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about interproximal

Statistics for interproximal

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for interproximal

The first known use of interproximal was in 1897

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for interproximal

interproximal

adjective
in·​ter·​prox·​i·​mal | \ ˌint-ər-ˈpräk-sə-məl How to pronounce interproximal (audio) \

Medical Definition of interproximal

: situated, occurring, or used in the areas between adjoining teeth interproximal space

Other Words from interproximal

interproximally \ -​ē How to pronounce interproximally (audio) \ adverb

Comments on interproximal

What made you want to look up interproximal? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

of or relating to the heavens

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Summer 2019 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a-bowl-of-peach-sorbet-with-cut-peaches-next-to-it
  • Which is a synonym of desideratum?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!