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dentist

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.dentist's the place where a dentist carries out their job: I've 've got to go to the dentist's on Friday.
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in Arabic طَبيب أسْنان…
in Korean 치과의사…
in Malaysian doktor gigi…
in French dentiste…
in Turkish diş hekimi, dişçi…
in Italian dentista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 牙科醫生…
in Russian стоматолог…
in Polish dentyst-a/ka, stomatolog…
in Vietnamese nha sỹ…
in Spanish dentista, odontólogo…
in Portuguese dentista…
in Thai ทันตแพทย์…
in German der Zahnarzt…
in Catalan dentista…
in Japanese 歯医者…
in Indonesian dokter gigi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 牙科医生…
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