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material

1. cloth or fabric
2. Philosophy composed of or relating to physical as opposed to mental or spiritual substance
3. Philosophy of or relating to matter as opposed to form
4. Law relevant to the issue before court: applied esp to facts or testimony of much significance
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A single component impression material with higher tear strength could cause severe trauma to the tissues during retrieval of the set impression.
The assistant would have trimmed the impression material within the tray as needed to remove obstructions to closing.
There are a number of possible causes for dimensional changes in elastomeric impression materials.
The authors suggest that an assistant only uses fast--setting (two minute set) impression materials with triple tray impressions.
Since the reactor is available throughout the alginate material in the form of a less soluble calcium salt, the rate of reaction is slow compared to diffusion method and hence is the preferred mode of mechanism used in dental alginate impression materials.
As an assistant, I never liked the long impression-making process, including mixing the impression material on a pad, loading it into a syringe and extruding the material.
Intraoral scanners replace the necessity of impression materials and will ultimately cause the impression material market to contract.
Using the Pentamix mixing unit makes mixing impression materials very fast and efficient--literally with the touch of a button.
July 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics, announced today that its Flexitime impression material has been designated a "Clinical Problem Solver" by THE DENTAL ADVISOR journal.
The Dynamix speed is intended for impression materials with a mixture ratio 5:1 in bulk cartridges or foil bags.
Including local anaesthetics and pharmaceuticals rotary instruments consumables hand instruments endodontics restoratives general hygiene impression materials finishing and polishing materials linings and cements matrix systems practice building prevention surgical products pins and posts temporary crowns and materials X-Ray consumables small equipment and hand-pieces toothbrushes toothpastes and mouthwashes.
In the news release, Tom's of Maine Dental Health for All(TM) Program Awards $100,000 to Five Clinics to Further Access to Oral Health Care, issued 25-Mar-2010 by Tom's of Maine over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the information in the Manos De Cristo, Austin, TX paragraph should read "Manos De Cristo, Austin, TX - This sponsorship will fund very costly supplies like x-ray film, needles and syringes, suture materials, impression materials, infection control products, injectable and topical anesthetics, gloves and face and body protection for affordable dental treatments.