denture

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

den·ture

noun \ˈden-chər\

: a set of artificial teeth

Full Definition of DENTURE

1
:  a set of teeth
2
:  an artificial replacement for one or more teeth; especially :  a set of false teeth

Origin of DENTURE

French, from Middle French, from dent
First Known Use: 1842

den·ture

noun \ˈden-chər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DENTURE

1
: a set of teeth
2
: an artificial replacement for one or more teeth; especially : a set of false teeth—called also dental plate

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