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16:56 Jan 17, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Dentistry / implants
German term or phrase: Wurzelpontic
Während der Einheilphase wurde die Patientin aufgrund der niedrigen Drehmomentwerte mit einem im Eigenlabor angefertigten Klebeprovisorium versorgt. Hierbei wurde die Auflagefläche im Implantatbereich wie ein Wurzelpontic gestaltet, um eine Weichgewebsunterstützung während der Einheilzeit zu gewährleisten

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4root ponticTilman Lichter
Sabine Akabayov, PhD



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root pontic

I think that is it.

    Reference: http://www.google.ca/search?hl=en&q=root+pontic&btnG=Google+...
Tilman Lichter
Local time: 04:32
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 7

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neutral  Sabine Akabayov, PhD: but if you search for "root pontic" you get only two not very reliable results
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5

I think, that just pontic will do. It doesn't appear in any combination on reliable websites. But maybe some dental experts can clarify this.

    Reference: http://www.dentalfind.com/glossary/pontic.html
Sabine Akabayov, PhD
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