process of Tomes

\ -ˈtōmz \

Definition of process of Tomes

: one of the fine fibrils of the ameloblasts that project from the pulp of a tooth into the dentine

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History and Etymology for process of Tomes

after Sir John Tomes †1895 English dental surgeon

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“Process of Tomes.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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