Definition of Occludent

1. a. Serving to close; shutting up.



Definition of Occludent

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Occludent

occipitotemporal
occipitotemporal sulcus
occipitothalamic
occipitothalamic radiation
occipitotransverse position
occiput
occiputs
occision
occisions
occlude
occluded
occluded front
occluded fronts
occluded virus
occludens junction
occludent (current term)
occluder
occluders
occludes
occludin
occluding
occluding centric relation record
occluding frame
occluding ligature
occluding relation
occludins
occlusal
occlusal adjustment
occlusal analysis
occlusal balance

Literary usage of Occludent

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1. Geological Magazine by Henry Woodward (1906)
"Almost triangular, moderately convex; occludent margin considerably arched ... The occludent edge is thickened, broad, and flat, and is marked by lines of ..."

2. A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia: With Figures of All the Species by Charles Darwin (1854)
"Shell moderately convex, nearly smooth: scutum and tergum calcified together without any suture: scutum furnished with a small occludent ledge, ..."

3. The Barnacles (Cirripedia) Contained in the Collections of the U.S. National by Henry Augustus Pilsbry (1907)
"The capitulum is subtriangular, the slightly convex occludent margin about twice ... The plates are lilac tinted, nearly white near the occludent margin, ..."

4. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1908)
"It is merely apparent 011 account of the continuity of the occludent and peduncular margins, as shown in fig. 2a, where the umbo is at u, the margin of the ..."

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