Definition of Prosthodontia
1. Noun. The branch of dentistry dealing with the replacement of teeth and related mouth or jaw structures by artificial devices.
Generic synonyms: Dental Medicine, Dentistry, Odontology
Derivative terms: Prosthodontist, Prosthodontic, Prosthodontist
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Prosthodontia
Literary usage of Prosthodontia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Register by University of California, Berkeley, California, University (1918)
"HARRY JAMES MATHIEU, DDS, Demonstrator in Clinical prosthodontia. FRANK CABUL BETTENCOURT, DDS, Assistant in Clinical Prosthetic Dentistry. ..."
2. The International Journal of Orthodontia (1917)
"Subsequently, developed oral surgery, prosthodontia and periodontia. The thought that orthodontia, like exodontia, was so distinct and separate from other ..."