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Noun Concept
Categories: Speech organs, Phonology stubs, Dental anatomy, Human head and neck, Bones of the head and neck
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alveolar process  alveolar ridge  gum ridge
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A ridge that forms the borders of the upper and lower jaws and contains the sockets of the teeth WordNet 3.0
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A ridge that forms the borders of the upper and lower jaws and contains the sockets of the teeth WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
The alveolar process is the thickened ridge of bone that contains the tooth sockets on the jaw bones that hold teeth. Wikipedia
The alveolar ridge is one of the two jaw ridges, extensions of the mandible or maxilla, either on the roof of the mouth between the upper teeth and the hard palate or on the bottom of the mouth behind the lower teeth. Wikipedia
The jaw structure that contains the dental alveoli Wikipedia Disambiguation
A ridge that forms the borders of the maxilla and the mandible and contains the alveoli of the teeth. Wiktionary
Ridge that forms the borders of the maxilla and the mandible. Wiktionary (translation)