Definitions for halitosisˌhæl ɪˈtoʊ sɪs
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The condition of having stale or foul-smelling breath.
Halitosis or bad breath occurs when noticeably unpleasant odors are exhaled in breathing. Halitosis is estimated to be the third most frequent reason for seeking dental aid, following tooth decay and periodontal disease.
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An offensive, foul breath odor resulting from a variety of causes such as poor oral hygiene, dental or oral infections, or the ingestion of certain foods.
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Gossip is sometimes referred to as halitosis of the mind
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