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Neutral zone

neutral zone

in dentistry, the potential space between the lips and cheeks on one side and the tongue on the other; natural or artificial teeth in this zone are subject to equal and opposite forces from the surrounding musculature.


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Metabolism: Terms?

... body temperature explains why homeothermic endotherms have a thermal neutral zone whereas heterothermic endo-/ecto-therms do not. I had a pretty solid definition for endotherms ...

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by SkyAnthony
Sat Dec 19, 2009 2:56 am
 
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