Definition of Bite stick

1. Noun. (dentistry) A small wooden stick used in orthodontistry, which the patient bites on when the bands of the braces are fitted. ¹



2. Noun. (curling) A piece of equipment used to determine whether or not a stone is a biter. ¹

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Medical Definition of Bite stick

1. A device the orthodontist uses to help put on your bands. The orthodontist puts the band in place, then asks you to bite down on the bite stick to help push the band in place. (08 Jan 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bite Stick

bite gauge
bite in
bite indicator
bite me
bite of the reality sandwich
bite off
bite off more than one can chew
bite one's lip
bite one's tongue
bite out
bite plane
bite plate
bite rim
bite someone's head off
bite someone in the arse
bite stick (current term)
bite the big one
bite the biscuit
bite the bullet
bite the dust
bite the hand that feeds one
bite to eat
bite wing
bite wings
biteable
bited
bitegmic
bitemporal
bitemporal hemianopia
biteplate

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