Medical Dictionary

dilaceration

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

Medical Definition of dilaceration

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

dilacerated

\-ˈlas-ə-ˌrā-təd\play adjective

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