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mid·line

 (mĭd′līn′)
n.
A medial line, especially the medial line or plane of the body.

midline

(ˈmɪdˌlaɪn)
n
a line situated in the middle of something, esp an imaginary line that divides an organism or organ into symmetrical parts

mid•line

(ˈmɪdˌlaɪn)

n.
a median plane, esp. of the body or a body part.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.midline - the median plane of the body (or some part of the body)midline - the median plane of the body (or some part of the body)
plane, sheet - (mathematics) an unbounded two-dimensional shape; "we will refer to the plane of the graph as the X-Y plane"; "any line joining two points on a plane lies wholly on that plane"
Translations

midline

n. línea media del cuerpo.

midline

n (of the body) eje m (central), línea media (del cuerpo)
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The upper and lower dental midlines were coincident with the facial midline.
Maxillary midline diastema is a common esthetic problem requiring treatment.
In an attractive smile dental midlines must be coincident with each other as well as with facial midline.
Molar and canine relationship and dental midlines coincidence or non coincidence was recorded from the study casts when these were in maximum intercuspation.
RN Documentation of PICC, Midclavicular, and Midlines must include, but is not limited to:
Insertion of PICC, Midclavicular and Midline lines is a dependent function requiring a physician order.
The overbite was reduced and the mandibular midline was shifted to the right; the midlines are slightly off.
The balance smile depends on the coincidence of facial and dental midlines respectively.
At the end of the orthodontic treatment the facial aesthetics of the patient had improved and midlines had been corrected.