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TMD (or TMJ Disorder) is  tempermandibular disorder; a term given to condition characterized by facial pain and restricted ability to open or move the jaw.

Trauma is an injury caused by external force, chemical, temperature extremes, or poor tooth alignment.

Trench mouth refers to a gum disease characterized by severe mouth sores and loss of tissue.

Unerupted tooth is a tooth that has not pushed through the gum and assumed its correct position in the dental arch.

Vertical dimension means the arbitrary space between upper and lower jaws upon closure; may decrease over time due to wear, shifting or damage to the teeth.

Xerostomia is a condition of dry mouth or decrease in the production of saliva.
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