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Cavity preparation base

Cavity preparation base --> cement base

(Science: dentistry) a layer of dental cement, sometimes medicated, that is placed in the deep portion of a cavity preparation to protect the pulp, reduce the bulk of a metallic restoration, or eliminate undercuts.

Synonym: cavity preparation base.


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