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bruxism

Saltos de línea: brux|ism
Pronunciación: /ˈbrʌksɪz(ə)m
 
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Definición de bruxism en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Involuntary habitual grinding of the teeth, typically during sleep.
Example sentences
  • He was a prolific author and actively contributed to the scientific literature on phobias, pain, habit control, anxiety management, healing, bruxism, and hypnotic techniques.
  • Sleep bruxism is forceful grinding of the teeth during sleep and about which the subject is unaware.
  • Orthodontic problems and bruxism are more common than in the general population.

Origen

1930s: from Greek brukhein 'gnash the teeth' + -ism.

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