pedodontics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction
pe·​do·​don·​tics
variants: or chiefly British paedodontics \ ˌpēd-​ə-​ˈdänt-​iks How to pronounce paedodontics (audio) \

Medical Definition of pedodontics

: a branch of dentistry that is concerned with the dental care of children

Other Words from pedodontics

pedodontic or chiefly British paedodontic adjective

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“Pedodontics.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pedodontics. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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