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1

Bonding is

Sealants bond to enamel and fill pits and fissures

2

Attrition is

Mechanical wearing tooth to tooth

ex: grinding occlusal

3

Abrasion is

Cervical 1/3s
Ex: brush too hard

4

Erosion is

Chemical
ex: belemia #6-11, acid reflex, lemons and oranges

5

Two types of fluorides

1. Topical
2. Systemic