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Dental Jargon: Frenum

A frenulum (or frenum, plural: frenula or frena, from the Latin fr?nulum, “little bridle”, the diminutive of fr?num) is a small fold of tissue that secures or restricts the motion of a mobile organ in the body.   Essentially, frenum in your mouth are little muscle attachments that can be found in several…