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Chapter 44

Dental Liners, Bases, and Bonding Systems

Dessiccate To remove all moisture from an item, or to dry out
Etchant Chemical agent used to prepare a tooth surface for a dental material
Etching Process of cutting into a surface with the use of an acid product
Eugenol Colorless liquid made from clove oil
Hybrid Material that produces a similar outcome to its natural counterpart
Insulating Preventing the passage of heat or electricity
Micromechanical Means by which a matierial and a structure lock onto one another through minute cuttings
Obliterating Removing something completely
Polymerize To subject a material to the bonding process of two or more monomers
Sedative Having a soothing effect.
Smear layer Very thin layer of debris on newly prepared dentin
Thermal Reffering to heat
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