exodontist
noun see exodontia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • exodontist — n. a dentist specializing in the extraction of teeth. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exodontist — /ek seuh don tist/, n. a specialist in exodontics. [1910 15; EXODONT(ICS) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • exodontist — One who specializes in the extraction of teeth. * * * ex·odon·tist (ek″so donґtist) a dentist who practices exodontics …   Medical dictionary

  • exodontist — n. one who specializes in extracting teeth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • exodontist — ex·o·don·tist …   English syllables

  • exodontist — noun a dentist specializing in the extraction of teeth • Derivationally related forms: ↑exodontics, ↑exodontia • Hypernyms: ↑dentist, ↑tooth doctor, ↑dental practitioner * * * ntə̇st, ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • exodontia — noun the branch of dentistry dealing with extraction of teeth • Syn: ↑exodontics • Derivationally related forms: ↑exodontist, ↑exodontic (for: ↑exodontics), ↑exodontist (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • exodontics — noun the branch of dentistry dealing with extraction of teeth • Syn: ↑exodontia • Derivationally related forms: ↑exodontist (for: ↑exodontia), ↑exodontic, ↑exodontist • …   Useful english dictionary

  • exodontia — noun Etymology: New Latin, from 1ex + odontia Date: 1913 a branch of dentistry that deals with the extraction of teeth • exodontist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dentist — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. D.D.S., dental practitioner, dental specialist, tooth yanker*, jawsmith*, ivory carpenter*, bridge man*; see also doctor 1 . Types of dentists include: dental surgeon, oral surgeon, maxillofacial surgeon, extractionist,… …   English dictionary for students

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