malocclusion

malocclusion

malocclusion [ malɔklyzjɔ̃ ] n. f.
• 1963; mot angl., de 1. mal et occlusion
Méd. Fermeture défectueuse des dentures (implantation anormale de certaines dents, anomalie de position des mâchoires).

⇒MALOCCLUSION, subst. fém.
MÉD. ,,Rapport défectueux ou irrégulier de l'occlusion dentaire`` (MAN.-MAN. Méd. 1980).
Prononc. :[]. Étymol. et Hist. 1963 chir. dent. (Lar. encyclop.). Empr. à l'angl. malocclusion de même sens, 1888 (NED Suppl.2) lui-même dér. de occlusion (1645, ibid.) de même orig. que le fr. occlusion, préf. mal- issu du fr. mal1.

malocclusion [malɔklyzjɔ̃] n. f.
ÉTYM. 1963; angl. malocclusion; de mal, et occlusion.
Méd. Fermeture défectueuse des dentures (implantation anormale de certaines dents, anomalie de position des mâchoires).

Encyclopédie Universelle. 2012.

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