Definitions for periodontalˌpɛr i əˈdɒn tl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. periodontic, periodontal(adj)

    of or relating to or involving or practicing periodontics

    "periodontal disease"


  1. periodontal(Adjective)

    surrounding a tooth

  2. periodontal(Adjective)

    of, or relating to periodontics

  3. Origin: From περί + ὀδούς.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Periodontal(adj)

    surrounding the teeth

  2. Origin: [Pref. peri- + Gr. 'odoy`s, 'odo`ntos, tooth.]

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