AskDefine | Define dental

Dictionary Definition

dental adj
1 of or relating to the teeth; "dental floss"
2 of or relating to dentistry; "dental student"

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English

Etymology

From dental, derived from dens "tooth", from , participle of , perhaps from an older sense "bite".

Pronunciation

Adjective

dental
  1. of or concerning the teeth: dental care
  2. of or concerning dentistry
  3. made with the tongue touching the teeth: dental fricative

Translations

of or concerning the teeth
  • French: dentaire
  • Greek: οδοντικός
of or concerning dentistry
  • Greek: οδοντιατρικός
phonetics
  • French: dental
  • Greek: οδοντικός
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Croatian

Noun

  1. a dentale

Declension

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French

Etymology

Adjective

  1. dental

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Extensive Definition

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