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English definition of “dentist”

dentist

noun [C]     /ˈden.tɪst/ US  /-t̬ɪst/
A2 a person whose job is treating people's teeth : You should have your teeth checked by a dentist at least twice a year .DentistryThe teethProblems with bones, joints and teethDoctors and health workers generally dentist's the place where a dentist carries out their job : I've got to go to the dentist's on Friday .DentistryThe teethProblems with bones, joints and teeth
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