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The ejection of solid, liquid, or gaseous material from a volcano.

What does it mean when you dream about an eruption?

An eruption, such as a volcanic eruption, usually indicates the forceful breakthrough of unconscious material—repressed thoughts or urges—into consciousness. More generally, an eruption may indicate an upheaval in one’s life.

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The main reason for conducting orthodontic forced eruption in a traumatized fractured tooth is the re- quirement for sufficient tooth structure to provide a ferrule effect over sound dentin for the crown.
Topics of the 17 articles include esthetic considerations for implant-assisted full mouth restoration, the properties of a synthetic quartz glass-ceramic, improving soft tissue around implants via forced eruption, CAD/CAM in dental technology, and shade matching a single maxillary central incisor.
The forced eruption technique can also be used as means of reducing pocket depth at sites with angular bony defects.