being or occurring under the gums; especially, being or occurring in the crevice between the gum margin and the neck or root of a tooth.
- Subgingival curettage
subgingival curettage sub·gin·gi·val curettage (sŭb-jĭn’jə-vəl, -jĭn-jī’-) n. The removal of subgingival calculus or ulcerated epithelial and granulomatous tissues from periodontal pockets with a curette.
- Subgingival space
subgingival space n. See gingival sulcus.
adjective 1. beneath a glacier: a subglacial stream. 2. formerly beneath a glacier: a subglacial deposit. adjective 1. formed or occurring at the bottom of a glacier
adjective 1. globe-shaped; spherical. 2. composed of or having globules. 3. worldwide; global. adjective 1. shaped like a globe or globule 2. having or consisting of globules