Definition of Prosthodontics

1. Noun. The branch of dentistry dealing with the replacement of teeth and related mouth or jaw structures by artificial devices.

Exact synonyms: Prosthodontia
Generic synonyms: Dental Medicine, Dentistry, Odontology
Derivative terms: Prosthodontist, Prosthodontic, Prosthodontist



Definition of Prosthodontics

1. Noun. The restoration or replacement of damaged or missing teeth ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Prosthodontics

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Prosthodontics

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prostheses
prosthesis
prosthetic
prosthetic device
prosthetic group
prosthetically
prostheticist
prostheticists
prosthetics
prosthetist
prosthetists
prosthion
prosthodontia
prosthodontic
prosthodontics (current term)
prosthodontist
prosthodontists
prosthologist
prosthologists
prosti-tot
prosties
prostitots

Literary usage of Prosthodontics

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1. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"International Journal of prosthodontics 2(2):155-62, Mar-Apr 1989. One hundred six edentulous subjects were given nicotine-containing ..."

2. The International Journal of Orthodontia and Oral Surgery (1921)
"... undeveloped and is something which merits the most careful consideration of oral surgeons at this time, particularly in connection with prosthodontics. ..."

3. Advancing the Nation's Health Needs by National Research Council (2005)
"... endodontics, pediatric dentistry, prosthodontics, oral and maxillofacial pathology, oral and maxillofacial radiology, and public health dentistry. ..."

4. Dental Amalgam: A Scientific Review & Recommended Public Health Service ...edited by James S. Benson edited by James S. Benson (1999)
"Glantz, P.-OJ; Ryge, G.; Jendresen, MD; and Nilner, K. (1984): Quality of Extensive Fixed prosthodontics after Five Years. J Prosthet Dent 52:475-479. ..."

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