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Laminate:
thin plastic or porcelain veneer produced in a dental laboratory and then bonded to a tooth

Laughing gas:
nitrous oxide; odorless inhalation agent that produces relative analgesic (sedation); reduces anxiety and creates a state of relaxation

Lesion:
injury of bodily tissue due to infection, trauma or neoplasm

Local anesthesia:
partial or complete elimination of pain sensation, in the immediate vicinity
of its application or injection