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Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Even with the pain that comes with wearing braces, patients generally don´t have to suffer too long. However, one patient recently sued his orthodontist for not removing his braces for over 11 years. Devin Bost, a 22-year-old from Oregon, had his braces from seven years to 18 years of age. He is suing Brad Chvatal for permanent injuries related to his gums, mouth, and teeth. His complaint included $35,100 for corrective...
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.