Arrangement

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Arrangement

1. An agreement between a person or company and creditors whereby the person or company pays a fraction of what he/she/it owes to the creditors and, in exchange, the creditors forgive the remainder of the debt. This helps the creditors recover some of the debt and helps the person or company avoid bankruptcy.

2. See: Treaty.
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The psychological response in the social situation is one indication for treatment.6 Assumably, the psycho-social stress caused by improper tooth arrangement varies between different cultures, and perhaps even between genders within the same culture.
Supposing that a specific tooth arrangement was in perfect Golden proportion, the ratio between the perceived widths of the maxillary anterior teeth would be 0.618:1.0:1.618:1.618:1.0:0.618.
wrote, "When the CAD/CAM technology for fabricating complete dentures becomes commercially available, it will be possible to scan the denture base morphology and tooth positions recorded with this technique and import those data into a virtual tooth arrangement program where teeth can be articulated and then export the data to a milling device for the fabrication of the complete dentures".