intercuspation

noun
in·​ter·​cus·​pa·​tion | \ -ˌkəs-ˈpā-shən How to pronounce intercuspation (audio) \
variants: or intercuspidation \ -​ˌkəs-​pə-​ˈdā-​shən How to pronounce intercuspidation (audio) \

Medical Definition of intercuspation

: the meshing together of cusps of opposing teeth in occlusion

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“Intercuspation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/intercuspation. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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