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hard dental tissues or dental hard tissues?

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hard dental tissues or dental hard tissues?

Postby mysticflower » Tue May 19, 2009 11:46 am

Hello everyone!!!

I'm new to the group and will start by asking you a question about some word order....
I had to do a translation regarding hard dental tissues and was told that the correct order would be '" dental hard tissues" or " hard dental tissues" could you please enlighten me which is the correct order.

Thank you. Nice day to all!!
Nicoleta
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Re: hard dental tissues or dental hard tissues?

Postby hermit » Tue May 19, 2009 11:21 pm

i think 'hard dental tissues' differentiates them from other hard tissues in the body.

'dental hard tissues' differentiates them from dental soft tissues.
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Re: hard dental tissues or dental hard tissues?

Postby mysticflower » Wed May 20, 2009 4:39 am

hermit!!! wow you made yourself so clear!! thank you so so much!
A blessed day to you!
Nicoleta


PS: R U a teacher?
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Re: hard dental tissues or dental hard tissues?

Postby hermit » Wed May 20, 2009 10:19 am

hi mysticflower -

yes, i have a bachelor of arts degree in education/modern language studies.

i'm retired now, but used to teach high school spanish/english.

glad the info helped.
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