- cementoenamel junction
- the line at which the cementum covering the root of a tooth and the enamel covering its crown meet, designated anatomically as the cervical line.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Cementoenamel junction — The cementoenamel junction, frequently abbreviated as the CEJ, is an anatomical landmark identified on a tooth. It is the location where the enamel, which covers the crown of a tooth, and the cementum, which covers the root of a tooth, meet. The… … Wikipedia
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