Meaning of “dentist” in the English Dictionary

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"dentist" in British English

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dentistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈden.tɪst/ us /ˈden.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 got to go to the dentist's on Friday.

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(Definition of “dentist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dentist" in American English

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dentistnoun [ C ]

us /ˈden·tɪst/

a person whose job is treating people’s teeth

(Definition of “dentist” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)