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gomphiasis

[ gom-fahy-uh-sis ]
/ gɒmˈfaɪ ə sɪs /
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noun Dentistry.
looseness of the teeth.
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Origin of gomphiasis

1700–10; <Greek gomphí(os) molar tooth + -asis

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