soft tissue

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soft tissue

n.
Any of the non-bony, usually pliable structures of the body, including muscles, ligaments, tendons, fascia, fat, blood vessels, and nerves.

soft tissue

n
(Anatomy) the soft parts of the human body as distinct from bone and cartilage
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The concept of flexible resins is based on their inherent flexibility and ability to engage hard and soft tissue undercuts for retention.