[ped-uh-don-tiks or, esp. British, pee-duh-]
noun (used with a singular verb)
the branch of dentistry dealing with the care and treatment of children's teeth.
Also ped·o·don·tia [ped-uh-don-shuh, -shee-uh or, esp. British, pee-duh-] /ˌpɛd əˈdɒn ʃə, -ʃi ə or, esp. British, ˌpi də-/.
Origin of pedodontics
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The branch of dentistry that deals with the care and treatment of children's teeth.
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