toothbrushing

noun tooth·brush·ing

Definition of toothbrushing

  1. :  the action of using a toothbrush to clean teeth

First Known Use of toothbrushing

1920


Medical Dictionary

toothbrushing

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noun tooth·brush·ing \-ˌbrəsh-iŋ\

Medical Definition of toothbrushing

  1. :  the action of using a toothbrush to clean the teeth

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