prosthodontics

noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction pros·tho·don·tics \ ˌpräs-thə-ˈdän-tiks \

Definition of prosthodontics

: prosthetic dentistry

Origin and Etymology of prosthodontics

New Latin prosthodontia, from prosthesis + -odontia


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prosthodontics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction prosth·odon·tics \ ˌpräs-thə-ˈdänt-iks \

medical Definition of prosthodontics

: the dental specialty concerned with the making of artificial replacements for missing parts of the mouth and jaw called also prosthetic dentistry, prosthodontia

prosthodontic

play \-ik\ adjective

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