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den·ture

 (dĕn′chər)
n.
1. A partial or complete set of artificial teeth for either the upper or lower jaw. Also called dental plate.
2. often dentures A complete set of removable artificial teeth for both jaws.

[French, from Old French, from dent, tooth; see dentist.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Translations
طاقِم الَأسْنانطَقْم أسْنان إصْطِناعي
umělý chrupzubní protéza
tandproteseforlorne tændergebis
hammasproteesi
zubalo
gervitennur
入れ歯
틀니
dantų protezas
zobu protēze
tandprotes
ฟันปลอม
takma diştakma dişler
bộ răng giả

dentures

[ˈdɛntʃərz] npldentier m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

dentures

plZahnprothese f; (full) → Gebiss nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

dentures

[ˈdɛntʃəz] npl (false teeth) → dentiera
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

dentures

(ˈdentʃəz) noun plural
a set of artificial teeth. Do you wear dentures?
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

dentures

طاقِم الَأسْنان zubní protéza tandprotese Gebiss οδοντοστοιχίες dentadura postiza hammasproteesi dentier zubalo dentiera 入れ歯 틀니 kunstgebit tannprotese sztuczna szczęka dentadura зубной протез tandprotes ฟันปลอม takma dişler bộ răng giả 牙托
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
Collins Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
References in periodicals archive ?
[USPRwire, Tue Aug 13 2019] Partial or complete edentulous condition is one of the most common ailments prevalent among geriatric population which has increased the importance of dentures as well their hygiene.
According to a recent release, a 72-year-old man's partial dentures apparently got stuck in his throat for eight days and wouldn't have been found if he had not started coughing up blood.
Dentures and other removable oral appliances can present a perfect breeding ground for bacteria and yeast-like fungal growth such as Candida albicans.
In the Philippines, around 16 percent of denture wearers do not clean their dentures; those who do often exercise poor cleaning and maintenance of their dentures, said Pandey at the launch on Tuesday of GSK's campaign to educate the public on how to take better care of their teeth and dentures.
Taking place from May 13 to June 13, National Smile Month aims to promote and raise awareness of good oral health, and Simply Dentures is getting involved in doing just that.
The patient with chronic soreness caused by irritation from faulty dentures and bruxism or by denture irritation secondary to a systemic condition has difficulty in adjusting to prosthetic treatment.
-- Many denture wearers are familiar with the worry that their dentures will slip or shift, as well with the unpleasant taste of denture pastes.
[ClickPress, Tue Mar 12 2019] Partial or complete edentulous condition is one of the most common ailments prevalent among geriatric population which has increased the importance of dentures as well their hygiene.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-March 7, 2019-Affordable Care strengthens dental support services with acquisition of DDS Dentures + Implant Solutions a[euro](c)
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5 March 2019 - North Carolina, US-based dental support organisation Affordable Care, LLC has acquired Oklahoma, US-based DDS Dentures + Implant Solutions, solidifying its position as a dental support organisation focussed on tooth replacement services, the company said.