Hygieist
Hygieist Hy"gie*ist, n. A hygienist. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • hygieist — hygiean, hygieist see hygeian, hygeist …   Useful english dictionary

  • hygieist — SYN: hygienist. [G. hygieia, health] …   Medical dictionary

  • hygienist — /huy jee nist, jen ist, huy jee nist/, n. 1. an expert in hygiene. 2. See dental hygienist. Also, hygeist, hygieist /huy jee ist/. [1835 45; HYGIENE + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • hygienist — One who is skilled in the science of health and its maintenance. SYN: hygieist. dental h. a licensed, professional auxiliary in dentistry who is both an oral health educator and clinician, and who uses preventive …   Medical dictionary

  • hygienist — /ˈhaɪdʒinəst/ (say huyjeenuhst) noun an expert in hygiene. Also, hygeist /ˈhaɪdʒiəst/ (say huyjeeuhst), hygieist /ˈhaɪdʒiəst/ (say huyjeeuhst) …   Australian English dictionary

  • hygiean — hygiean, hygieist see hygeian, hygeist …   Useful english dictionary

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