orthodontic

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or·tho·don·tics

 (ôr′thə-dŏn′tĭks)
n.
(used with a sing. verb) The dental specialty dealing with correction of irregularities of the teeth, such as malocclusion, often by the use of braces.

or′tho·don′tic adj.
or′tho·don′ti·cal·ly adv.
or′tho·don′tist n.
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Adj.1.orthodontic - of or relating to or involving or practicing orthodontics; "orthodontic braces"
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Translations

orthodontic

[ɔːθəʊˈdɒntɪk] ADJde ortodoncia, ortodoncista
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orthodontic

adjkieferorthopädisch
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orthodontic

adj ortodóntico or ortodóncico; npl ortodoncia, rama de la odontología que se ocupa de trastornos de la alineación de la dentadura y su tratamiento
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