cavity

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cavity

1. Dentistry a soft decayed area on a tooth
2. any empty or hollow space within the body

cavity

[′kav·əd·ē]
(biology)
A hole or hollow space in an organ, tissue, or other body part.
(electromagnetism)
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Calcium hydroxide cement is a material of choice for pulp capping procedure and is also widely used for deep cavity lining, apexification and root canal dressing.
Atrophic, unhealthy cavity linings commonly occur without apparent cause.
While albite is primarily an early-formed mineral seen as thin cavity linings, it also formed following the deposition of heulandite, stilbite and calcite.