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Related to endodontics: root canal
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.
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(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
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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.
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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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endodontics[ˌendəʊˈdɒntɪks] NSING → endodoncia f
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