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37 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology
Maxillary
Mandibular
Mesial
Distal
of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth
of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth
(External tooth surface) - towards the center line of the den…
(External tooth surface) - away from the center line of the d…
Maxillary
of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth
Mandibular
of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth
37 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology
Maxillary
Mandibular
Mesial
Distal
of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth
of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth
(External tooth surface) - towards the center line of the den…
(External tooth surface) - away from the center line of the d…
Maxillary
of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth
Mandibular
of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth
95 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology
Alveolus
Alveolar bone (or process)
Basal Bone
Line Angle
The cavity (i.e. socket) in the alveolar process of the maxil…
The bony processes (projections/outgrowths) of the maxilla or…
The main bony tissue of the maxilla and the mandible
The angle formed by the junction of 2 tooth surfaces along a…
Alveolus
The cavity (i.e. socket) in the alveolar process of the maxil…
Alveolar bone (or process)
The bony processes (projections/outgrowths) of the maxilla or…
161 terms
Dental Terminology and Anatomy: Dental Assistant
What portion of the mouth does the pal…
Palate
What portion of the mouth is the hard…
Hard palate consists of what tissue?
Superior portion of oral cavity as well as inferior portion o…
Roof of mouth
Anterior portion
Covered by a thin epithelial (tissue) casing known as the ora…
What portion of the mouth does the pal…
Superior portion of oral cavity as well as inferior portion o…
Palate
Roof of mouth
37 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology Copy
Maxillary
Mandibular
Mesial
Distal
of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth
of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth
(External tooth surface) - towards the center line of the den…
(External tooth surface) - away from the center line of the d…
Maxillary
of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth
Mandibular
of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth
99 terms
Dental Anatomy Intro Terminology
when referring to left or right in the…
The upper arch of the teeth
The lower arch of the teeth
Parallel to the face
Perspective of the patient
Maxillary/ Maxilla
Mandibular
Frontal Plane
when referring to left or right in the…
Perspective of the patient
The upper arch of the teeth
Maxillary/ Maxilla
48 terms
Dental anatomy terminology
Anodontia
Xerostomia
Frenectomoy
Enamoplasty
Congenital absence of teeth
Dryness of mouth
Removal of frenulum
Reshaping of thin amount of enamel
Anodontia
Congenital absence of teeth
Xerostomia
Dryness of mouth
120 terms
Dental Anatomy
Upper Arch Is Named?
Lower Arch is Named?
Considering the two sets of human Dent…
How many teeth in the permanent dentit…
Maxillary
Mandibular
Primary Dentition
32 (16 on each arch, 8 on each Quadrant).
Upper Arch Is Named?
Maxillary
Lower Arch is Named?
Mandibular
124 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology
Maxillary Teeth
Mandibular Teeth
Midline
The mouth is divided into how many qua…
Teeth in the Upper Arch
Teeth in the lower arch
Line drawn down the middle of the teeth cutting them in half
4
Maxillary Teeth
Teeth in the Upper Arch
Mandibular Teeth
Teeth in the lower arch
60 terms
Dental Assistant Anatomy Terminology
Mesial
distal
occlusal
palatial
closest to the mid line
farther away from the trunk of body; opposite of proximal
chewing surface of prosterior teeth
lingual surface of maxillary teeth
Mesial
closest to the mid line
distal
farther away from the trunk of body; opposite of proximal
20 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology #1
Deciduous Dentition
Permanent dentition
Incisors
Cuspids
The primary dentition of 20 teeth often called primary or bab…
The 32 teeth in the adult or secondary dentition
The 8 anterior teeth, consisting of central and lateral incis…
The four anterior teeth referred to as canine teeth are locat…
Deciduous Dentition
The primary dentition of 20 teeth often called primary or bab…
Permanent dentition
The 32 teeth in the adult or secondary dentition
29 terms
Dental Anatomy Basic Terminology
Human Dentition
Maxillae
Maxillary Teeth
Mandible
the teeth that are located in... the upper and lower jaws
upper jaw
teeth located in the... maxillae form an arch
lower jaw
Human Dentition
the teeth that are located in... the upper and lower jaws
Maxillae
upper jaw
41 terms
Dental anatomy and terminology
Facial
Labial
Buccal
Palatal
Outer surface of teeth, what we see when you smile
Outer surface of anterior teeth closest to lip
Outer surface of posterior teeth next to cheek
Upper teeth next to palate
Facial
Outer surface of teeth, what we see when you smile
Labial
Outer surface of anterior teeth closest to lip
23 terms
Dental Assisting: Anatomy Terminology
foramen
process
condyle
transverse
natural opening in a bone through which blood vessels, nerves…
a prominence or projection on a bone
a rounded prominence usually found at the articulation of ano…
horizontal plane; dividing the body into upper and lower
foramen
natural opening in a bone through which blood vessels, nerves…
process
a prominence or projection on a bone
124 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology
Maxillary Teeth
Mandibular Teeth
Midline
The mouth is divided into how many qua…
Teeth in the Upper Arch
Teeth in the lower arch
Line drawn down the middle of the teeth cutting them in half
4
Maxillary Teeth
Teeth in the Upper Arch
Mandibular Teeth
Teeth in the lower arch
37 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology
maxillary
mandibular
mesial
distal
top arch
bottom arch
towards the center line of the arch
away from the center line of the arch
maxillary
top arch
mandibular
bottom arch
17 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology
Maxillary
Mandibular
Mesial
Distal
Of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth
Of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth
Towards the center line of the dental arch
Away from the center line of the dental arch
Maxillary
Of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth
Mandibular
Of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth
Dental Anatomy Terminology Key
embrasure
plane
ridge
pit
A "V" or wedge-shaped space
An area bounded by two linear depressions and two linear elev…
A linear elevation or elevated surface
A pin or point-shaped depression
embrasure
A "V" or wedge-shaped space
plane
An area bounded by two linear depressions and two linear elev…
17 terms
dental anatomy terminology
cusps
cusp tip
cusp ridges
inclined cuspal planes
elevations on the occlusal
highest point on the cusp
extend from the cusp tip
sloping areas between the cusp ridges; named for the two cusp…
cusps
elevations on the occlusal
cusp tip
highest point on the cusp
36 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology
maxillary
mandibular
mesial
distal
of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth
of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth
toward the center line of the dental arch
away from the center line of the dental arch
maxillary
of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth
mandibular
of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth
22 terms
Anatomy Dental Terminology
alveolar ridge
alveolar socket
alveolectomy
anterior teeth
the bony ridge which supports the teeth in their working posi…
the socket in the alveolar bone in which the root of the toot…
the surgical reshaping of the alveolar ridge
those teeth located in the front of the mouth which are the c…
alveolar ridge
the bony ridge which supports the teeth in their working posi…
alveolar socket
the socket in the alveolar bone in which the root of the toot…
51 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology
mixed dentition
6
mandibular
maxillary
name for permanent and primary teeth in mouth at same time
age when adult teeth begin to come in
bottom arch of mouth
top arch of mouth
mixed dentition
name for permanent and primary teeth in mouth at same time
6
age when adult teeth begin to come in
37 terms
Dental anatomy terminology
maxillary
mandibular
mesial
distal
pertaining to upper arch of mouth
pertaining to lower arch of mouth
toward the center line of the dental arch
away from the center line of the dental arch
maxillary
pertaining to upper arch of mouth
mandibular
pertaining to lower arch of mouth
26 terms
Dental Anatomy Terminology
cingulum
contact area
fossa
height of contour
a point of calcification forming the lingual lobe and part of…
area on the medial or distal surface that touches the adjacen…
a rounded depression found on the lingual surface of anterior…
greatest elevation on the surface of a tooth as seen in profi…
cingulum
a point of calcification forming the lingual lobe and part of…
contact area
area on the medial or distal surface that touches the adjacen…
67 terms
Dental terminology/anatomy
Aveolar crest
Alveolar socket
Ameloblasts
Anatomical crown
Highest point of thr aveolar ridge
Cavity within the alveolar process that surrounds the root of…
Cells that form enamel
Portion of the tooth that is covered with enamel
Aveolar crest
Highest point of thr aveolar ridge
Alveolar socket
Cavity within the alveolar process that surrounds the root of…
72 terms
dental anatomy terminology
maxillary
mandibular
anterior teeth
posterior teeth
upper jaw, teeth of the maxilla bone
lower jaw, teeth of the mandible bone
canines, laterals and central incisors
premolars and molars
maxillary
upper jaw, teeth of the maxilla bone
mandibular
lower jaw, teeth of the mandible bone
54 terms
Dental Anatomy Lecture 2 Terminology
What are the 4 quadrants in the mouth?
Which teeth are considered anterior?
Which teeth are considered posterior?
What is a permanent dentition formula?
Upper right, upper left, lower right, lower left (opposite of…
Central incisors, lateral incisors, cuspids
1st and 2nd premolars 1st, 2nd, 3rd molars (3rd molar is wisd…
Represents one side of the mouth, Maxillary and Mandibular:…
What are the 4 quadrants in the mouth?
Upper right, upper left, lower right, lower left (opposite of…
Which teeth are considered anterior?
Central incisors, lateral incisors, cuspids
23 terms
Dental Anatomy and Directional Terminology
Enamel
Dentin
Pulp
Cementoenamel Junction (CEJ)
Very had cellular cover of the crown... Barrier for bacteria... Non…
Makes up bulk of tooth... Sensitive to temperature and pressure…
Fills interior cavity of the tooth... Chamber in crown and root…
Junction between crown and root
Enamel
Very had cellular cover of the crown... Barrier for bacteria... Non…
Dentin
Makes up bulk of tooth... Sensitive to temperature and pressure…
40 terms
Oral Anatomy Dental Terminology
Midline
Occlusal Plane
Quadrants
Sextants
Divides each arch in the dentition in right and left halves.
Divides the mouth into maxillary and mandibular arches.
Created by the midline and occlusal plane dividing the mouth…
The division of the mouth into 6 parts
Midline
Divides each arch in the dentition in right and left halves.
Occlusal Plane
Divides the mouth into maxillary and mandibular arches.
18 terms
Dental Anatomy: Dentalese/Terminology and Teeth
Learning objectives
universal numbering system
FDI numbering system
Palmer notation
Numbering systems ... Names and categories of teeth... Basic anatom…
quadrants 1 (UR), 2 (UL), 3 (LL), and 4 (LR) in succedaneous…
goes from 1-8 for each quadrant, use quadrant angles to decor…
Learning objectives
Numbering systems ... Names and categories of teeth... Basic anatom…
universal numbering system
205 terms
Concise Dental Anatomy Dental Terminology Exam
#6-11
2 central incisors... 2 lateral incisors…
wisdom tooth
midline
what are the anterior teeth?
the anterior teeth
the 3rd molar is the ____
Imaginary line that divides the maxillary and the mandibular…
#6-11
what are the anterior teeth?
2 central incisors... 2 lateral incisors…
the anterior teeth
14 terms
Dental Anatomy and Articulation Terminology
Mandibular
Maxillary
Mesial
Distal
The lower arch
The upper arch
Towards the midline
Away from the midline
Mandibular
The lower arch
Maxillary
The upper arch
24 terms
Boces dental anatomy terminology
Foramen
Fossa
Process
Condyle
Natural opening in a bone through which blood vessels, nerves…
A hollow, grooved depression in a bone
A prominence or projection on a bone
A rounded prominence usually found at the articulation of ano…
Foramen
Natural opening in a bone through which blood vessels, nerves…
Fossa
A hollow, grooved depression in a bone
Dental Terminology and Anatomy
The ______ is involved in the action o…
The taste buds are located in the ____…
What is another name for top
The ______ surface of the tongue is th…
Tounge
Dorsal
Dorsal
Ventral
The ______ is involved in the action o…
Tounge
The taste buds are located in the ____…
Dorsal
16 terms
Dental Anatomy and Terminology
What is the name of the Upper Jaw bone?
How many permanent Teeth are there?
What is another name for baby teeth?
What is the term for back teeth?
Maxillary
32
Primary
Posterior
What is the name of the Upper Jaw bone?
Maxillary
How many permanent Teeth are there?
32
42 terms
dental anatomy terminology continued
what is mesial?
what is distal?
what is labial/facial?
what is buccal/facial?
closest to the midline. only 1 mesial/mesial contact occurs i…
farthest from midline. no distal distal contact exists in nor…
toward the lip, anterior teeth (canine to canine)
toward the cheek, posterior teeth (from premolars back)
what is mesial?
closest to the midline. only 1 mesial/mesial contact occurs i…
what is distal?
farthest from midline. no distal distal contact exists in nor…
129 terms
dental anatomy:
midline, median line or mid sagittal p…
maxillary right (UR)... maxillary left (U…
heterodont
homodont
divides the face and each arch into right and left sides
name the 4 quadrants
composed of several different types of teeth which perform di…
lower animals teeth. composed of only one type of teeth ... ex-…
midline, median line or mid sagittal p…
divides the face and each arch into right and left sides
maxillary right (UR)... maxillary left (U…
name the 4 quadrants
53 terms
DEN5404C Dental Anatomy - Terminology
Maxillary
Mandibular
Mesial
Distal
Of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth.
Of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth.
Toward the center line of the dental arch.
Away from the center line of the dental arch.
Maxillary
Of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth.
Mandibular
Of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth.
47 terms
DEN5404C Dental Anatomy - Terminology
Maxillary
Mandibular
Mesial
Distal
Of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth.
Of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth.
Toward the center line of the dental arch.
Away from the center line of the dental arch.
Maxillary
Of or pertaining to the upper arch of the mouth.
Mandibular
Of or pertaining to the lower arch of the mouth.
138 terms
C1 ~ Dental Anatomy and Terminology
Periodontal disease
incisive, maxillary, and palatine bones
Upper incisors
a strong fibrous joint that attaches,…
The purpose of animal dentistry is to treat and prevent what…
What 3 bones form the roof of the mouth
What teeth are contained in the incisive bone?
Define the mandibular symphysis
Periodontal disease
The purpose of animal dentistry is to treat and prevent what…
incisive, maxillary, and palatine bones
What 3 bones form the roof of the mouth
100 terms
Chapter 7 Dental Terminology and Anatomy of the Oral Cavity
Suffix
Prefix
Root Word
Oral Cavity
Portion of word found at end of term
Portion of the word found at the beginning of the term that m…
Found in the center of the term and identifies the organ or b…
Oval Shaped cavity that assist with breathing, talking, eatin…
Suffix
Portion of word found at end of term
Prefix
Portion of the word found at the beginning of the term that m…
22 terms
Anatomy Dental Terminology set 2
fissure
fossa
free gingiva
frenum
a faulty groove, imperfect fusion of enamel
an irregular shaped depression or concavity
that part of the gingiva which surrounds the neck of the toot…
see labial and lingual frenum
fissure
a faulty groove, imperfect fusion of enamel
fossa
an irregular shaped depression or concavity
102 terms
Dental Terminology and anatomy of the oral cavity
Katlyn Martinez
ab-
-al
-algia
MDA072716
away from, not
pertaining to
pain
Katlyn Martinez
MDA072716
ab-
away from, not
11 terms
Dental Anatomy
Primary (Deciduous) Dentition
Secondary/Permanent (Succedaneous) Den…
Anatomic Crown
Anatomic Root
The first set of teeth consisting of 20 teeth (central inciso…
The natural teeth present throughout life consisting of 32 te…
The part of the tooth covered by enamel
The part of the tooth covered by cementum
Primary (Deciduous) Dentition
The first set of teeth consisting of 20 teeth (central inciso…
Secondary/Permanent (Succedaneous) Den…
The natural teeth present throughout life consisting of 32 te…
98 terms
Dental Terminology for quiz 1 of Dental Anatomy
What is the definition of a eponym? pr…
What is the definition of a homonym? p…
What is the definition of an acronym?…
Suffix: the end of the root word to de…
words denoting their names or identity. Named after the perso…
words similar in sound or spelling but have different meaning…
initials or combinations of word pieces that indicate a speci…
A. amount... B. condition... c. procedure... d. state of being
What is the definition of a eponym? pr…
words denoting their names or identity. Named after the perso…
What is the definition of a homonym? p…
words similar in sound or spelling but have different meaning…
101 terms
Dental Terminology and Anatomy of the Oral Cavity
Ab-
-Al
-Algia
Alveol-
Away from, not
Pertaining to
Pain
Tooth socket
Ab-
Away from, not
-Al
Pertaining to
10 terms
Dental Anatomy & Orthodontics spelling and terminology
Dentition
Exfololiated
Imbrication Lines
Mandibular Arch
Natural teeth in position... Tooth arrangement; set of teeth.
Shed from the oral cavity.
Small, curved lines running parallel to the CEJ near the ging…
Lower arch in the dentition.
Dentition
Natural teeth in position... Tooth arrangement; set of teeth.
Exfololiated
Shed from the oral cavity.
72 terms
dental terminology and anatomy of the oral cavity
Monisa Garrett
Alveolar Process
Ankyloglossia
Apex
...
a ridge that forms the borders of the upper and lower jaws an…
a congenital anomaly in which the mucous membrane under the t…
The highest point; the vertex
Monisa Garrett
...
Alveolar Process
a ridge that forms the borders of the upper and lower jaws an…
45 terms
C1 - Dental Anatomy and Terminology
Brachycephalic
Mesaticephalic
Dolichocephalic
Upper incisors are contained in what b…
Short, wide head
Head of medium proportions
Long, narrow head
incisive bone
Brachycephalic
Short, wide head
Mesaticephalic
Head of medium proportions
27 terms
Anatomy- Dental
Brachydont teeth have a shorter crown…
1. Crown: space from above the gumline…
Gnathic= jaw... Aniso=different... Differen…
Certain teeth are shaped differently d…
What is the difference between brachydont and hypsodont teeth?
Identify the structures labeled 1-9 and briefly describe them
Define anisognathic
Define heterodonty. Dscribe the function of the teeth in the…
Brachydont teeth have a shorter crown…
What is the difference between brachydont and hypsodont teeth?
1. Crown: space from above the gumline…
Identify the structures labeled 1-9 and briefly describe them
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