scaler


scal·er

noun \ˈskā-lər\

Definition of SCALER

1
:  one that scales
2
:  a dental instrument for removing tartar from teeth

First Known Use of SCALER

1557

scal·er

noun \ˈskā-lər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SCALER

: any of various dental instruments for removing tartar from teeth

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