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A hand instrument with a sharp straight cutting edge which may be beveled or bi-bevelled, similar to a chisel. The broad side of the blade is parallel with the angle of the shank. It is used for removing or smoothing enamel edges during cavity preparation.

Subjects: Dentistry.

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