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pedodontics

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

Origin of pedodontics

OTHER WORDS FROM pedodontics

ped·o·don·tic, adjective
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Medical definitions for pedodontics

pedodontics
[ pē′də-dŏntĭks ]

n.
The branch of dentistry that deals with the care and treatment of children's teeth.

Other words from pedodontics

pe′do•dontist (-dŏntĭst) n.
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