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Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

The process of providing rigid denture components (bracing components) to resist horizontal displacement forces generated during function by occlusal contact and the oral musculature...

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Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

The process of providing rigid denture components (bracing components) to resist horizontal displacement forces generated during function by occlusal contact and the oral musculature...

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bracing <i>n.</i>

Edited by Robert Ireland.

in A Dictionary of Dentistry

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry. 103 words.

The process of providing rigid denture components (bracing components) to resist horizontal displacement forces generated during function by

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cross-bracing

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 24 words.

Diagonal bracing or tie rods that resist shear forces from wind loads etc. to provide internal stability/stiffness in roof truces

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Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Application of a brace as a prophylactic device to prevent damage to uninjured, but vulnerable joints; as a device used during rehabilitation to protect injured joints; and as a device...

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Maryanne Maltby.

in A Dictionary of Audiology

P ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Audiovestibular Medicine. 135 words.

A method of supporting and protecting the ear, used when carrying out *otoscopy and when taking *impressions of

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Maryanne Maltby.

in A Supplementary Dictionary of Audiology

P ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Audiovestibular Medicine. 135 words.

A method of supporting and protecting the ear, used when carrying out *otoscopy and when taking *impressions of the ear

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in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 85 words.

• waxing • passing, surpassing • Lancing, Lansing • blessing, distressing, dressing, Lessing, pressing, unprepossessing • hairdressing

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 85 words.

• waxing • passing, surpassing • Lancing, Lansing • blessing, distressing, dressing, Lessing, pressing, unprepossessing • hairdressing

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bracing

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 41 words.

Application of a brace as a prophylactic device to prevent damage to uninjured, but vulnerable joints; as a device used

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Functional bracing

Augusto Sarmiento and Loren L. Latta.

in Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

August 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery. 3746 words.

Inexpensive

Avoids complications of internal fixation

Allows mobilization of joints

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