Definition of dentistry noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈdentɪstri//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈdentɪstri//
    [uncountable] Conventional medicine
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  1. 1the medical study of the teeth and mouth
  2. 2the work of a dentist preventive dentistry See related entries: Conventional medicine
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: dentistry