partial denture

noun

Definition of partial denture

  1. :  a usually removable artificial replacement of one or more teeth

1860

First Known Use of partial denture

1860


Medical Dictionary

partial denture

noun

Medical Definition of partial denture

  1. :  a usually removable artificial replacement of one or more teeth


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