[ per-ee-uh-don-tl ]
/ ˌpɛr i əˈdɒn tl /
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THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Words nearby periodontal
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British Dictionary definitions for periodontal
/ (ˌpɛrɪəˈdɒntəl) /
of, denoting, or affecting the gums and other tissues surrounding the teethperiodontal disease
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Medical definitions for periodontal
[ pĕr′ē-ə-dŏn′tl ]
Surrounding or encasing a tooth.
Relating to or affecting tissues and structures surrounding and supporting the teeth.
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