dental sac

noun

Medical Definition of dental sac

: the mesenchymal investment of the developing tooth and enamel organ that differentiates into cementoblasts about the dentin and forms a connective tissue sheath about the enamel organ

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“Dental sac.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dental%20sac. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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