Definition of Mouthguard

1. Noun. A device that fits into the mouth over one or both arches of teeth, which is usually made of plastic. They may be used to protect aginst injury during sport or fighting, or may serve a medical purpose. ¹



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Medical Definition of Mouthguard

1. A pliable plastic device adapted to cover the maxillary teeth that is used to protect the mouth from injury when participating in contact sports. The use of a mouthguard is especially important for orthodontic patients, to prevent injuries. (08 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mouthguard

mouthedness
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mouthful
mouthful of marbles
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