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brushing

[′brəsh·iŋ]
(textiles)
A process for finishing fabrics by rubbing them against a rough surface, such as a wire-covered cylinder, usually to produce a thick nap. Also known as napping.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The present cross-sectional survey was conducted to obtain the baseline data on the prevalence of tooth loss and its association with tooth brushing practices like method, materials, frequency and duration of brushing among the adults of Dharwad district, India.
If you record how you're brushing your teeth, it's far easier to see what you're doing wrong.
Triple Pressure Sensor Technology protects gums from overaggressive brushing by visually indicating when too much pressure is applied, automatically slowing down the brush head speed, and stopping the pulsations.
Let put on own Be positive about the prospect of brushing and do your own teeth at the same time.
"Oral-B Genius sets a new standard in the industry and will forever change how people approach brushing their teeth," stated Stephen Squire, P&G's global marketing director.
As expected, your child won't be as good as you are when it comes to brushing. Don't stress over the times when he misses a spot.
Brushing horizontally across your teeth can damage your gumline.
“Many people apply too much pressure while brushing, which causes damage to gums,” said Walther.
The only way to remove tartar (calculus) is with a cleaning by a veterinarian; brushing buys you extra time between professional cleanings.
A good example is the children's toothbrush segment, where a number of suppliers have leveraged licensed properties and special features designed to overcome small children's reluctance or aversion to brushing. For example, Dr.
A lower plaque score (score 0 and 1) was obtained at three months in 88.5% patients using powered brushing and in 77.1% patients using manual brushing.