exodontics

[ek-suh-don-tiks]
Also ex·o·don·tia [ek-suh-don-shuh, -shee-uh] /ˌɛk səˈdɒn ʃə, -ʃi ə/.

Origin of exodontics

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British Dictionary definitions for exodontia

exodontics

noun
  1. (functioning as singular) the branch of dental surgery concerned with the extraction of teethAlso called: exodontia (ˌɛksəʊˈdɒnʃə)
Derived Formsexodontist, noun

Word Origin for exodontics

C20: New Latin, from ex- 1 + -odontia, from Greek odōn tooth
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exodontia in Medicine

exodontia

[ĕk′sə-dŏnshə]
n.
  1. Exodontics.

exodontics

[ĕk′sə-dŏntĭks]
n.
  1. The dental specialty dealing with tooth extraction.
Related formsex′o•dontist n.
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