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a thin layer placed on the floor and walls of the preparation to seal the tubules and minimize microleakage

Varnish

2

a thin layer of material placed to protect the tooth from the components of dental materials and microleakage, to stimulate reparative dentin, or to act as a pulp capping

Low-Strength Base/Liner

3

thick, putty-like, condensable material that can be rolled into a ball of rope, suitable for use as a base

Secondary Consistency

4

a thick layer of cement used to replace missing tooth structure in a badly broken-down tooth and to act as support for a restorative material such as a crown

Buildup

5

a thick layer of cement used to protect the tooth from chemical and thermal irritation

High-Strength Base/Liner

6

lasting indefinitely

Permanant

7

cementing two components together such as an indirect restoration cemented on or in a tooth, such as inlays, crowns, bridges, veneers, orthodontic brackets and bands, and posts and pins

Luting

8

less viscous, flows easily, can be drawn to 1-inch string with a spatula lifted from the center of the mass, suitable for luting

Primary Consistency

9

materials expected to last from a few days to a few weeks

Temporary/Provisional

10

materials expected to last from a few weeks to a year

Intermediate

11

to sooth or act in a sedative manner, to relieve pain

Sedative

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the bonding of dissimilar materials by the attractive forces of atoms or molecules

Adhesion