Cementum meaning

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The thin, fairly hard, bony tissue covering the root of a tooth.
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A bonelike substance covering the root of a tooth.
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A bonelike substance covering the root of a tooth.
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(anatomy, dentistry) A bony substance that covers the root of a tooth; cement.
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Origin of cementum

  • New Latin from Latin caementum rough stone cement

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin caementum.

    From Wiktionary