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hygienist

noun [C] uk   /haɪˈdʒiː.nɪst/  us   /-ˈdʒen.ɪst/ (also dental hygienist)
a person who works with a dentist and cleans people's teeth to keep them healthy
Translations of “hygienist”
in Korean 치위생사…
in Arabic أخِصّائي صِحّة الأسنان…
in Portuguese especialista em higiene dental…
in Catalan higienista dental…
in Japanese 歯科衛生士…
in Italian igienista…
in Chinese (Traditional) (負責清潔牙齒的)牙醫助手…
in Chinese (Simplified) (负责清洁牙齿的)牙医助手…
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