The practice of keeping the mouth clean in order to prevent cavities (dental caries), gingivitis, periodontitis, bad breath (halitosis), and other dental disorders.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The practice of personal hygiene of the mouth. It includes the maintenance of oral cleanliness, tissue tone, and general preservation of oral health.
The numerical value of oral hygiene in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of oral hygiene in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Images & Illustrations of oral hygiene
Translations for oral hygiene
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- मौखिक स्वच्छताHindi
Get even more translations for oral hygiene »
Find a translation for the oral hygiene definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these oral hygiene definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"oral hygiene." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 28 Mar. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/oral hygiene>.