baseplate


baseplate

noun

  1. bedplate.
  2. Dentistry.
    1. a sheet of plastic material for making trial denture plates.
    2. the portion of a denture in contact with the jaw.
  3. Metallurgy. a plate of metal to be clad with another metal.

n.

  1. The portion of an artificial denture in contact with the jaw.
  2. A temporary form representing the base of a denture and used to help establish jaw relationships and the arrangement of teeth.

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