Adjective "Mesial" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Mesial


    Definition:

    1. medial.

    2. Dentistry. directed toward the sagittal plane or midline of the face, along the dental arch.Compare buccal (def 3), distal (def 2).

    Examples:

    "sclerosises can be mesial."

    "areas can be mesial."