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noun [C] uk   /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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