endodontics

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en·do·don·tics

 (ĕn′dō-dŏn′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The branch of dentistry that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the tooth root, dental pulp, and surrounding tissue.


en′do·don′tic adj.
en′do·don′tist n.
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endodontics

(ˌɛndəʊˈdɒntɪks)
n
(Dentistry) (functioning as singular) the branch of dentistry concerned with diseases of the dental pulp
[C19: from New Latin endodontia, from endo- + Greek odōn tooth]
ˌendoˈdontal, ˌendoˈdontic adj
ˌendoˈdontist n
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en•do•don•tics

(ˌɛn doʊˈdɒn tɪks)

also en•do•don•tia

(-ˈdɒn ʃə, -ʃi ə)

en•do•don•tol•o•gy

(ˌɛn doʊ dɒnˈtɒl ə dʒi)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the branch of dentistry dealing with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the dental pulp.
[1945–50; endodont(ia) in same sense (see end-, -odont, -ia) + -ics]
en`do•don′tic, adj.
en`do•don′ti•cal•ly, adv.
en`do•don′tist, n.
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endodontics, endodontia

the branch of dentistry concerned with diseases of the dental pulp and removal of the dental pulp, the nerve and other tissue of the pulp cavity; root canal therapy. Also endodontology. — endodontist, n.
See also: Teeth
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.endodontics - the branch of dentistry dealing with diseases of the dental pulp
dental medicine, dentistry, odontology - the branch of medicine dealing with the anatomy and development and diseases of the teeth
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Translations

endodontics

[ˌendəʊˈdɒntɪks] NSINGendodoncia f
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endodontics

n endodoncia
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