Definitions

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  • n. An orthodontic dentist

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a dentist specializing in the prevention or correction of irregularities of the teeth; one specializing in orthodontics.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a dentist specializing in the prevention or correction of irregularities of the teeth

Etymologies

From orthodontic +‎ -ist. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The entire eductional process for an orthodontist is 11 years. 4 years of college, 4 years of dental school and 3 years of residency.

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  • Today I have to call the orthodontist/oral surgeon/whoever about looking at my teeth.

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  • Yes, in time, I will call the orthodontist, rub lotion into my wrinkles, write the checks, return the books, finish my work, arrange for the repairman's visit, drop off my son, change the tire on my daughter's bike.

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  • If you don't call the orthodontist's tomorrow, I'm going to be furious, I'm going to be enraged, I'm going to be beside myself.

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  • When the worst happens and a wire or bracket gets damaged, you need to call your orthodontist as soon as possible.

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  • Of the pediatric dentists and orthodontists I know, well, I think if your pediatric dentist has been doing this for many years, he has had the experience to treat just as an "orthodontist".

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  • Call the orthodontist’s office manager and ask about payment plans.

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  • Dr. Michael A. Hess is an accredited orthodontist, meaning he has completed an advanced post-doctoral course, accredited by the American Dental Association, of at least two academic years in the specialty of orthodontics.

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  • If you would like to learn more about is an accredited orthodontist, meaning he has completed an advanced post-doctoral course, accredited by the American Dental Association, of at least two academic years in the specialty of orthodontics.

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  • Mr. Dorfman, the New York dentist, said he wanted to show his ads when people searched for things like "cosmetic dentist nyc" or "orthodontist."

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