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Definition of the noun maintainer

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noun - plural: maintainers

  1. someone who upholds or maintains

Alternative definition of the noun maintainer


  1. Someone who keeps or upholds something.
  2. A person who does maintenance work.
  3. [dentistry] A device used to keep teeth in a given position.


Maintainer is a fictional character from the 1999 film Mystery Men.

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Google previewPaediatric Dentistry: Principles and Practice (2009)

by Muthu

Removable space maintainer is a space maintainer designed for easy removal for cleansing and/or adjustment.

SPACE MAINTAINER JC Brauer: The term space maintainer refers to an appliance designed to retain a given area or space, generally in the primary and mixed...

Objectives of Space Maintenance The best space maintainer is the natural tooth itself with its proper mesiodistal diameter. 1.

Google previewOrthodontics (2011)

Principles and Practice by Basavaraj Subhashchandra Phulari

Mayne's Space Maintainer Mayne's space maintainer is a type of band and loop space maintainer where the loop is halved. Indication Loss of first primary molar. Advantage Ease of fabrication for the clinician and ease of maintenance for the ...

Google previewEmbedded Linux Primer (2010)

A Practical Real-World Approach by Christopher Hallinan

Linux Standard Base Probably the single most relevant standard for a Linux distribution maintainer is the Linux Standard Base (LSB). The goal of the LSB is ...

Google previewJust Run The Race: You Are A Champion (2014)

by Dr. Beverly Crockett, PhD

MaintainerA maintainer is an exhorter/encourager, task and people oriented, methodical worker and consistent. This person generally has a survivor mentality, resists quick innovation, seeks to comply with vision and cautiously moves ...

Google previewQRS for BDS 4th Year (2014)

Pedodontics by Jyotsna Rao

Bonded space maintainers. Band and Loop Space Maintainer Band and loop space maintainer is a unilateral , non-functional, passive, fixed appliance indicated for space maintenance in the ...

Google previewPhaco Nightmares (2006)

Conquering Cataract Catastrophes by Amar Agarwal

The problem with the anterior chamber maintainer is that another port has to be made. In other words, we have three ports and if you are doing the case under topical or no anesthesia (as we do in our hospital), it becomes quite cumbersome .

Google previewProject Management (2007)

by Elearn,

The Maintainer is the person who holds the team together. Natural counsellors, they can spot conflict early on, and help 47 3 ...

Google previewProject Management Revised Edition (2013)

by Elearn,

The Maintainer is the person who holds the team together. 47 Natural counsellors, they can spot conflict early on, and help ...

Google previewWeb-Age Information Management (2000)

First International Conference, WAIM 2000 Shanghai, China, June 21-23, 2000 Proceedings by Hongjun Lu, Aoying Zhou

c Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2000 Here, the view maintainer is the processor to perform the Global View Maintenance by Using Inference Relationship among Views Introduction.

Google previewThe Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook, Dictionary and Guide (1896)

by Frederick James Britten

Endless Cord Maintainer. — See Huyghens. Sun and Planet Maintainer. — In turret clocks there is often a weighted lever or segment brought to bear on the great wheel while winding, but this is open to the objection that it has to be renewed if ...

Google previewMosby's Dental Dictionary (2013)

by Elsevier, Mosby

space maintainer, removable, n a type designed for easy removal for cleaning and adjustment. space, marrow, n spaces in the spongiosa of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)

by Robert Ireland

The unilateral band and loop or crown and loop space maintainer has a band or crown cemented onto the tooth adjacent to the space; a stainless steel wire loop attached to the band or crown extends into the space and touches the tooth on ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science (2000)

Volume 67 (Supplement 30) by Allen Kent

Area Maintainer: <Media Services, Department of Development and Public Affairs> (Feb. 20, 1997). 32. EENet, "EENet: Educational Software" [HTML title], available: < educate.html >; E-mail: ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of North American Railroads (2007)

by William D. Middleton, RICK MORGAN, Roberta L. Diehl

A signal maintainer (which see) who inspects wayside signals and grade-crossing protection equipment. Signal maintainer (C&S): Installs, repairs, tests, and maintains railroad wayside signals and ...

Google previewBlackie’s Dictionary of Computer Science (2013)

by Blackie

Ninety-Ninety Rule A release of a package by someone other than its usual maintainer. NMU (Non-Maintainer Upload) Main routing nodes in the NSFnet backbone. Nodal Switching System 1. A point or vertex in a graph. 2. An addressable ...

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Scrabble value of M3A1I1N1T1A1I1N1E1R1

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