how to pronounce dentistry


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the above transcription of dentistry is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

dentistry is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of dentistry in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… is former dentistry student turned …”

meanings of dentistry


  1. The field of medicine concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of conditions of the teeth and oral cavity.
  2. A place where dental operations are performed. (Not as common as "dentist's office". Compare surgery.).
  3. Operations performed on teeth and adjoining areas such as drilling, filling cavities, and placing crowns and bridges.
  4. A dental surgery, an operation on the teeth.

dentistry frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word dentistry occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics dentistry can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that dentistry can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to dentistry


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