CLASP

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clasp

[klasp]
(design engineering)
A releasable catch which holds two or more objects together.
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CLASP

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Functional load is distributed as equally as possible to the remaining natural teeth, palate and any structures in the defect via a rigid major connector, thus a full palatal major connector was used along with embrasure clasp.12 Moreover, placement of posterior clasps facing in both an anterior and posterior direction will aid in retaining both the anterior and posterior portions of the prosthesis.