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area

(Province), noun area, arena, bounds, confines, demesne, domain, expanse, field, jurisdiction, limits, orbit, place, premises, purview, range, realm, region, scope, sphere, territory, vicinage, vicinity, zone
Associated concepts: area variance, specific areas of the law

area

(Surface), noun amount of surface, dimensions, expanse, expansion, extent of surface, measured size, measurements, plane surface, proportions, real size, true dimensions
See also: bailiwick, caliber, capacity, circuit, department, dimension, district, division, extent, locality, location, measurement, parcel, part, place, province, purview, range, realm, region, scope, section, space, sphere, territory, vicinity, zone

AREA. An enclosed yard or opening in a house; an open place adjoining to a house. 1 Chit. Pr. 176.

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Maximum bite force (MBF) is low in CD wearers, especially in those with an atrophied mandible and poor denture-bearing area. It has been proven that standard length MDIs (>10mm) improve CD retention and OHR-QoL and increase maximum bite force (MBF) [27].
Caption: Figure 3: (a) Extensively resorbed denture-bearing area in the mandible; (b) four mini dental implants inserted; (c) mandibular overdenture reinforced with the CoCr framework with matrices and O-rings inserted.
Its disadvantage is that due to the lack of sufficient coverage of denture-bearing area, the denture will have poor retention, stability, and aesthetic appearance.