(redirected from apical root)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to apical root: quiescent center, apical root resorption
See: basis, bloodline, cause, derivation, determinant, embed, establish, reason

ROOT. That part of a tree or plant under ground from which it draws most of its nourishment from the earth.
     2. When the roots of a tree planted in one man's land extend into that of another, this circumstance does not give the latter any right to the tree, though such is the doctrine of the civil law; Dig. 41, 1, 7, 13; but such person has a right to cut off the roots up to his line. Rolle's R. 394, vide Tree.
     3. In a figurative sense, the term root is used to signify the person from whom one or more others are descended. Vide Descent; Per stirpes.

References in periodicals archive ?
Pruebas relationship: a review of Gutmann (38) histologicas integrated treatment planning challenges A radiographic comparison Blake Woodside Realizado en pacientes of apical root resorption Pharoah (12) con denticion permanente after orthodontic treatment with the edgewise and speed appliances Quantitative digital Sunku et al Los pacientes comenzaron subtraction radiography (43) el tratamiento de in the assessment of ortodoncia en denticion external apical toot mixta tardia y denticion resorption induced by permanente completa.
Comparison of cone-beam computed tomography and periapical radiography for detecting simulated apical root resorption Angle Orthod.
The evaluation of periodontal repair on transplanted or surgically extruded teeth usually shows slight marginal bone and apical root resorption.
26) in 2011, who reported more debris at the apical root third regardless of the technique.
During this process the cambium, which normally functions as a secondary meristem, acquires the functional characters of a primary meristem, the apical root meristem.
Patient characteristics and treatament variables associated whith apical root resorption during orthodontic treatament.
Apical root resorption during orthodontic treatment of patients with multiple aplasia: a study of maxillary incisors.
Periradicular surgery usually comprises curettage, resection of the apical root third (apicoectomy), preparation of root-end cavity, and placement of a retrofilling material, removal of any separated instrument etc based on the condition.
Leakage along apical root fillings with and without smear layer using two different leakage models: a two-month longitudinal ex-vivo study.
10 (Dentsply Maillefer, Baillegues, Suiza), se procedio a establecer la longitud de trabajo (LT) en cada uno de los conductos de los diferentes organos dentales, utilizando el localizador de foramen apical Root ZX (J.
KEY WORDS: Apical root resorption, Bone dehiscence after orthodontic treatment, Periodontal attachment loss.