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dental nurse

n
1. (Dentistry) a dentist's assistant, esp one who passes instruments, mixes fillings, etc
2. (Dentistry) NZ a nurse trained to do fillings and carry out other minor dental work on schoolchildren
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A DENTAL nurse known as "The Oracle" is celebrating her 50th year working for the NHS - without taking a single day off sick.
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