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1dental

adjective den·tal \ˈden-təl\

: of or relating to teeth or to the work dentists do

Full Definition of DENTAL

1
:  of or relating to the teeth or dentistry
2
:  articulated with the tip or blade of the tongue against or near the upper front teeth
den·tal·ly \-ē\ adverb

Origin of DENTAL

Latin dentalis, from dent-, dens
First Known Use: 1594

Rhymes with DENTAL

2dental

noun

Definition of DENTAL

:  a dental consonant

First Known Use of DENTAL

circa 1727

Rhymes with DENTAL

DENTALLY Defined for Kids

dental

adjective den·tal \ˈden-təl\

Definition of DENTAL for Kids

:  relating to the teeth or dentistry
Medical Dictionary

dental

adjective den·tal \ˈdent-əl\

Medical Definition of DENTAL

1
:  relating to, specializing in, or used in dentistry <dental surgery> <dental students>
2
:  relating to or used on the teeth <dental paste>
den·tal·ly \-ē\ adverb

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