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- Vertical BitewingA dental image with a central projection on which the teeth can close, holding it in a vertical position for the radiographic examination of several upper and lower teeth simultaneously.
- Vertical DimensionThe vertical height of the face with the teeth in occlusion or acting as stops.
- VestibuloplastyAny of a series of surgical procedures designed to increase relative alveolar ridge height.
- Viral CultureA collection of specimen for the purpose of incubating a virus for identification.