dilaceration

noun
di·lac·er·a·tion | \(ˌ)dī-ˌlas-ə-ˈrā-shən \

Medical Definition of dilaceration 

: injury (as partial fracture) to a developing tooth that results in a curve in the long axis as development continues

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