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intermaxillary

(ˌɪntəmækˈsɪlərɪ; ˌɪntəˈmæksɪlərɪ)
adj
1. (Anatomy) situated between the maxillae
2. (Anatomy) relating to or belonging to the intermaxilla
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A comparative study of anchorage in bioprogressive versus standard edgewise treatment in Class II correction with intermaxillary elastic force.
In addition, treatment results might depend on patient cooperation if intermaxillary elastic is used.
Mostly, intermaxillary elastics with fixed appliances have been used for this purpose (1).