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the bone-like covering of the root
Cementum
calcified tissue that comprises the bulk of a tooth. It is covered by the harder enamel and softer cementum
Dentin(e)
the hard substance composed of 90% hydroxyapatite, and 6-8% calcium carbonate covering the anatomical crown of the tooth
Enamel
the fibrous and mucous tissues that surround the teeth and cover the alveolar tissue
Gingiva
the gingival; the soft tissue around the tooth
Gum
The bone forming the lower jaw and supporting the inferior teeth.
Mandible
The collective term for both the mandible and maxilla.
Mandibulae
The bone supporting the superior teeth and forming part of the orbit, hard palate and the nasal cavity.
Maxilla
soft tissue surrounding a tooth.
Periodontium
The soft tissue within the pulp cavity consisting of connective tissue containing blood vessels, nerves, and lymphatics.
Pulp