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What does it mean when you dream about dentures?

You may be needing to “get your teeth into” something, or be “biting your way through” a situation. If you are being bitten, perhaps there is a struggle for control within yourself or within your relationships, personal or business. Losing your teeth relates to feeling that you have lost your personal power and your sense of control in your life. (See also Bite, Teeth).

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He cancelled the idea of selling artificial teeth to us and packed off very disappointed that his business trip was a flop.
In the past, the artificial teeth that make up dentures were made out of porcelain or plastic, but more modern dentures are generally made out of a hard resin.
In 2014, the top Philippine exports to the EFTA member states include gold in semi-manufactured forms, digital monolithic integrated circuits, aircraft parts, printed circuits, artificial teeth and silver.
1917 : An advert in the Huddersfield Examiner promised 'artificial teeth at popular prices' and promising a service that was "positively unequalled."
* Complete dentures are artificial teeth set into a resin base, and are used in people who have lost all of their teeth.
When a question regarding equivalence of artificial teeth to natural teeth was asked, it indirectly represented the expectation of the patient.
(i) Cavity preparation: the artificial teeth with full-crown preparations were divided into 2 groups.
Both the conventional and hollow abutment screws showed similar stress distribution in the single artificial teeth system (Figure 6).
The most common techniques include attachment of artificial teeth in braces [7], tooth replantation [8], removable partial dentures [9,10], space closure with fixed orthodontic appliances, followed by reanatomization of lateral incisors and canines [11], and adhesive prosthesis [12].
However, various complications can be associated with dentures such as pain and discomfort, loss of retention, soreness and ulceration, loss of artificial teeth and fracture of denture base/artificial teeth3.
The newspaper reports the speckled tan, black and white rock was mined near Piney River and other areas in the 1900s as a source of both titanium used in paint pigments and steel alloys, as well as calcium phosphate used in artificial teeth and agricultural fertilizer.