[puhl-pot-uh-mee] /pʌlˈpɒt ə mi/
noun, plural pulpotomies. Dentistry.
the removal of infected portions of the tissue in a tooth, used as a therapeutic measure to avoid pulpectomy.
pulpotomy pul·pot·o·my (pŭl-pŏt’ə-mē)
Surgical removal of a portion of the dental pulp, usually of the coronal portion. Also called pulp amputation.
noun 1. plaster containing shredded wood fiber.
- Pulp stone
pulp stone n. A calcified mass of dentin within the dental pulp. Also called denticle, pulp nodule.
- Pulp test
pulp test n. See vitality test.
[puhlp-woo d] /ˈpʌlpˌwʊd/ noun 1. spruce or other soft suitable for making paper. /ˈpʌlpˌwʊd/ noun 1. pine, spruce, or any other soft wood used to make paper