Dental Dictionary

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There are 5 terms in this glossary beginning with the letter S.


To clean the teeth below the gum line. See: Teeth Cleaning


A thin layer of material used to smooth a tooth’s grooves and pits to prevent cavities.


To use medication to calm and soothe a patient.

Space maintainer

A device that maintains the space between teeth.


An appliance or material that prevents a mobile part from moving.