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

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“Interproximal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/interproximal. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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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

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