Medical Definition of Internal attachment

1. A frictional or mechanically retained unit used in fixed or removable prosthodontics, consisting of closely fitting male and female parts, an attachment that may be rigid in function or may incorporate a movable stress control unit to reduce the torque on the abutment. Synonym: frictional attachment, internal attachment, key attachment, keyway attachment, parallel attachment, slotted attachment. (05 Mar 2000)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Internal Attachment

intermutation
intermutations
intermutual
intermyocardial
intern
internal
internal-combustion engine
internal-external control
internal acoustic foramen
internal acoustic pore
internal adhesive pericarditis
internal affairs
internal anal sphincter
internal angle
internal arcuate fibres
internal attachment (current term)
internal auditor
internal auditory artery
internal auditory canal
internal auditory foramen
internal auditory meatus
internal auditory vein
internal auditory veins
internal axis of eye
internal base of skull
internal bias
internal branch of accessory nerve
internal branch of superior laryngeal nerve
internal canthus
internal capsule

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