odontoblast

noun odon·to·blast \ ō-ˈdän-tə-ˌblast \

Definition of odontoblast

: any of the elongated radially arranged cells on the surface of the dental pulp that secrete dentin

odontoblastic

play \ō-ˌdän-tə-ˈbla-stik\ adjective

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odontoblast

noun odon·to·blast \ ō-ˈdänt-ə-ˌblast \

medical Definition of odontoblast

: one of the elongated radially arranged outer cells of the dental pulp that secrete dentin

odontoblastic

play \-ˌdänt-ə-ˈblas-tik\ adjective

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