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1. A dental bridge.
2. Dental prosthetics involving a bridge or bridges.
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a. a partial denture attached to the surrounding teeth. See bridge15
b. the technique of making such appliances
2. (Civil Engineering) the process or occupation of constructing bridges
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a. a dental bridge.
b. dental bridges collectively.
2. the art or process of building bridges.
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