What is a seal?

Butterfly
Butterfly
May 18, 2015
What is a seal?

The word "seal" in Russian is mainly used in two areas: in dentistry and in technology. Let us consider in more detail what a seal is, what are the meanings of a given word depending on the application.

  • A dentistry seal is a material that is used to fill a hole in a tooth that is formed after caries treatment, as well as to repair any mechanical damage to the tooth. The seal protects the sensitive tissues of the tooth from injury and microbes to the tooth. Different materials are used for sealing depending on the type of filling.
  • A seal in a technique is a disposable device that is used to indicate the fact of access to an object under protection. These seals are made in such a way that as a result of their unlawful removal there remain traces on things. There are single-use seals, as well as seals that can be reused.