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"dental" in British English

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dentaladjective

uk   /ˈden.təl/ us   /ˈden.t̬əl/
B2 relating to the teeth: dental decay/treatment

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dentalnoun [C]

uk   /ˈden.təl/ us   /ˈden.t̬əl/ specialized
(Definition of dental from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dentaladjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈden·təl/
relating to the teeth: dental health
(Definition of dental from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dental”
in Korean 치아의…
in Arabic أسناني…
in Malaysian berkaitan dengan gigi…
in French dentaire…
in Russian стоматологический…
in Chinese (Traditional) 牙的,牙齒的…
in Italian dentale…
in Turkish dişe ait/ilişkin…
in Polish zębowy, dentystyczny, stomatologiczny…
in Spanish dental…
in Vietnamese thuộc về răng…
in Portuguese dental…
in Thai เกี่ยวกับฟัน…
in German Zahn-……
in Catalan dental…
in Japanese 歯科の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 牙的,牙齿的…
in Indonesian mengenai gigi…
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