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- ‘Locate dental problems such as cavities, abscessed teeth and other tooth and jaw abnormalities’
- ‘Other dental infections, such as cavities and abscessed teeth, may also increase the chances of cardiovascular-related death.’
- ‘For a faster recovery from an abscessed tooth, apply a warm-water compress and rinse with warm salt water.’
- ‘This allows anesthesia of the area long enough to introduce the blade into the abscessed area for drainage.’
- ‘Because application of implants is a non-sterile surgical procedure conducted in a variety of conditions and with varying sanitation procedures, abscessed implant sites are common.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.