Definition of Dental calculus

1. Noun. a hard crust of calcium salts and food particles on the teeth ¹



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Medical Definition of Dental calculus

1. Hard, stonelike concretion, varying in colour from creamy yellow to black, that forms on the teeth or dental prostheses through calcification of dental plaque. (12 Dec 1998)

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dental anaesthesia
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dental articulation
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dental biomechanics
dental biophysics
dental branches
dental bulb
dental calculus (current term)
dental canals
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