cementum cementum

Definition(s):

  • (n) a specialized bony substance covering the root of a tooth

Usage(s):

  • The normal human tooth consists of a very hard outer casing, enamel where it projects beyond the gum, cementum (bone) inside the gum line; a less hard inner body of dentin (ivory .

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