The strength of provisional crown and fixed partial denture (bridge ) materials
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Provisional crown and fixed partial denture (bridge) materials are often referred to as "temporary" materials. The Oxford Dictionary defines temporary as "lasting, or meant to last only for a time; not permanent". Yet for crown and fixed partial denture restorations a provisional restoration is crucial to the final restoration. It is, or should be, a preview of the final prosthesis.