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impression

Dentistry an imprint of the teeth and gums, esp in wax or plaster, for use in preparing crowns, inlays, or dentures

impression

[im′presh·ən]
(geology)
A form left on a soft soil surface by plant parts; the soil hardens and usually the imprint is a concave feature.
(graphic arts)
A print made from an engraved plate.
A press run or printing of a book.
(metallurgy)
A machined cavity in a forging die for production of a specific geometric shape in the workpiece.

impression

An advertisement on a Web page. If ads on the Web are not based on a click-through rate (CTR), they are typically sold on a cost per thousand (CPM) basis. One impression is one banner ad displayed on one page. Also called a "view" or "ad view." See banner ad, interstitial ad, pay-per-click and click-through rate.
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Taking an initial impression is the first step in the process, followed by making initial models, assembling custom tray and taking final impression.
He recommends the placement of four tissue stops (2 mm in width located in molar and cuspid regions which should extend from palatal aspect of the ridge to the mucobuccal fold) and one vent hole in the incisive papilla region before making the final impression with the metallic oxide impression material (Figure 3) [7].
The final Impression was made using polyvinyl siloxane (Elite HD+A, Zhermack SpA, Italy) impression material.
Show your appreciation and send them off with a strong final impression.
Speech Lessons exhibits Montague's care for the stanza form: each poem has its own stanzaic form, which is often disrupted to great effect, as when the poem suddenly offers a surprising final impression, a change of speaker, or unforeseen burst of feeling.
This will surely be his last major tournament too, so the Brondby man will be desperate to make a final impression.
While greeting the guest warmly and without delay is paramount, the final impression we leave is also vital.
Yet it was a win, albeit one that would have been seriously threatened had former Chelsea midfielder Michael Ballack not fluffed his chance to make a final impression in SW6 just before Luiz put the Blues in front.
As a result, the final impression is one of disappointment, especially as this is a book with so much potential.
The story, believed Kashgari, leaves a final impression that we all as humans, no matter what positions we hold and what social status we obtain, have something inside us that unites us regardless even of our genders, but we do not recognize that until it's too late.
Paul Helmer's program notes guide one's listening; thus the final impression of the book comes less from the mystifying paradoxes of Luther's theologia crucis than from gently elevating chants of the Easter sequence Victimae paschali and seven verses of Luther's Christus lag in Todesbanden.