scaler

noun scal·er \ ˈskā-lər \

Definition of scaler

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

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First Known Use of scaler

1557

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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scaler

noun scal·er \ ˈskā-lər \

medical Definition of scaler

: any of various dental instruments for removing tartar from teeth

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