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/ˈdentist/,
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dentists, plural;
  1. A person qualified to treat the diseases and conditions that affect the teeth and gums, esp. the repair and extraction of teeth and the insertion of artificial ones


  1. a person qualified to practice dentistry
  2. (dentistry) the branch of medicine dealing with the anatomy and development and diseases of the teeth
  3. (dental) of or relating to the teeth; "dental floss"
  4. (dental) alveolar consonant: a consonant articulated with the tip of the tongue near the gum ridge
  5. The Dentist is an American horror film released in 1996. It was directed by Brian Yuzna and written by Dennis Paoli. Corbin Bernsen stars as Dr. Alan Feinstone, Linda Hoffman as Brooke Feinstone and Ken Foree as Detective Gibbs.
  6. The Dentist is a 1932 American comedy short starring W.C. Fields. The film is one of four short films Fields made with the "king of comedy," Mack Sennett, at Paramount. ...
  7. (Dentistry (The Simple Life episode)) This is a complete list of episodes from the TV series The Simple Life starring Paris Hilton and Nicole Richie. The series included 54 episodes and 2 specials that aired between January 20, 2004 and August 5, 2007 in the United States.
  8. (The Dentists) The Dentists were an indie/pop band from the Medway towns in England who were active from 1984 to 1995. The band's permanent members were Mick Murphy (lead vocals), Bob Collins (guitar) and Mark Matthews (bass). ...
  9. A medical doctor who specializes in dentistry
  10. (Dentistry) A branch of medicine that involves diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of any disease concern about teeth, oral cavity, and associated structures.
  11. (Dentistry (Holistic, Biological or Natural)) Natural dentistry may include such innovative treatments as dental acupuncture, homeopathic remedies, and non-toxic mercury-free fillings. Holistic dentists aim to help prevent tooth decay and gum disease while minimizing the use of drugs or surgery.
  12. (Dentistry) The part of a tooth that is covered by enamel and projects beyond the gum line
  13. (Dentists) Advertisers in this heading and related Dentist headings may be required to comply with various licensing and certification requirements in order to be listed under a specific practice area, and Orange Book does not and cannot guarantee that each advertiser has complied with those ...
  14. (Dentists) Rhode Island Orthodontic Group
  15. (dental) A phone produced when the tongue touches the teeth. See the diagram of a head. The English sounds beginning the words this and think are alveolar fricatives, produced by partially stopping the air flow out of the mouth by touching the tongue on the teeth.
  16. (Dental) fillings are inserted as restorations in the treatment of dental cavities, after drilling out the cavities.
  17. A dental sound is made when the place of articulation is on or near the teeth.
  18. One who has the legal right to treat disease and injuries to the teeth or mouth and construct and insert restorations. (See Specialist)
  19. To dream of a dentist working on your teeth, denotes that you will have occasion to doubt the sincerity and honor of some person with whom you have dealings. To see him at work on a young woman's teeth, denotes that you will soon be shocked by a scandal in circles near you.
  20. Tax deduction on Schedule A as a medical expense (See Medical Expenses)
  21. means a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Medical Dentistry (DMA) who is licensed to practice prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases, accidental injuries, and malformation of the teeth, mouth, and jaws.
  22. a person that can fix problems you have with your teeth.
  23. A health professional who specializes in caring for the teeth, gums and other tissues in the mouth.
  24. means a person licensed to practise dentistry by the provincial/territorial licensing authority, or in the absence of such authority, a person with comparable qualifications as determined by the Administrator;
  25. A legally qualified person, other than a member of your immediate family, who is licensed by the state to treat the type of condition for which a claim is made.