malposed


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Adj.1.malposed - characterized by malpositionmalposed - characterized by malposition; "crooked malposed teeth"
crooked - having or marked by bends or angles; not straight or aligned; "crooked country roads"; "crooked teeth"
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The drawback of using these cusp tips for ICD and IMD is that it is possible to record incorrect values in cases where canines and first molars are severely malposed. Another limitation with these cusp tips arises when the teeth are severely attrited.
Alignment of crowded or malposed teeth should be an advantage to clean up all surfaces of the teeth, which is essential care for the periodontitis.
A Class I malocclusion is described as a normal relationship of the molars, but the line of occlusion is incorrect because of malposed teeth, rotations, or other causes.
Occasionally a patient's dentition is malposed, with teeth in many different directions, so that the patient may not be able to dose into a triple tray when the assistant is making a provisional restoration.