NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,893 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- dental implant
- listen (DEN-tul IM-plant)
- A metal device that is surgically placed in the jawbone. It acts as an anchor for an artificial tooth or teeth.