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English translation: Vertical dimension

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Spanish term or phrase:D.V.
English translation:Vertical dimension
Entered by: liz askew
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07:12 Feb 18, 2008
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Dentistry
Spanish term or phrase: D.V.
From a Colombian dental report, in a section regarding a dental articulator:

Diferencia en m.m. entre D.V. en R.C. y O.H.

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Elizabeth Joy Pitt de Morales
Local time: 13:29
Vertical dimension
Explanation:
http://216.239.59.104/search?q=cache:eHtt6uSeSeUJ:www.step.e...

DV = dimensión vertical


Astek Innovations - Alma Dental Products - Bite Gauge
It is used to measure the vertical dimension of the face first with the mandible in its rest position (RVD) then with the teeth in occlusion (OVD). ...
www.astekinnovations.co.uk/php/product.php?getproductgroup=... - 16k - Cached - Similar pages
[DOC]
ANTERIOR GUIDANCE
File Format: Microsoft Word - View as HTML
HABITUAL OCCLUSION. INTERCUSPATION POSITION. MAXIMUM INTERCUSPATION ... OCCLUSION. Freedom of the mandible to slide forward at the same vertical dimension. ...
www.white-tooth.co.uk/docs/occlusal_definitions.doc - Similar pages


For the record I did not find any UK sites with the abbreviation "VD", only two non-UK sites.
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liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:29
Grading comment
Thank you again, Liz!
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Vertical dimension


Explanation:
http://216.239.59.104/search?q=cache:eHtt6uSeSeUJ:www.step.e...

DV = dimensión vertical


Astek Innovations - Alma Dental Products - Bite Gauge
It is used to measure the vertical dimension of the face first with the mandible in its rest position (RVD) then with the teeth in occlusion (OVD). ...
www.astekinnovations.co.uk/php/product.php?getproductgroup=... - 16k - Cached - Similar pages
[DOC]
ANTERIOR GUIDANCE
File Format: Microsoft Word - View as HTML
HABITUAL OCCLUSION. INTERCUSPATION POSITION. MAXIMUM INTERCUSPATION ... OCCLUSION. Freedom of the mandible to slide forward at the same vertical dimension. ...
www.white-tooth.co.uk/docs/occlusal_definitions.doc - Similar pages


For the record I did not find any UK sites with the abbreviation "VD", only two non-UK sites.

liz askew
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:29
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 186
Grading comment
Thank you again, Liz!

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Feb 24, 2008 - Changes made by liz askew:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/562885">Elizabeth Joy Pitt de Morales's</a> old entry - "D.V." » "Vertical dimension"


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