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Area

The size of a two-dimensional space. One calculates the area by multiplying the area's length by its width.

area

A measurement of the square footage contained within certain boundaries.
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The status of the attached keratinized mucosa of a denture-bearing area is also very important for providing denture stability.
This study aimed to assess the mucosal thickness of the denture-bearing area in the edentulous mandible.
As atrophy of the mandible progresses, the attachment of mucosa and muscle near the denture-bearing area exerts a greater influence on the retention and stability of the dentures.